Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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WHUS73 KMKX 280950
MWWMKX

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
350 AM CST MON NOV 28 2016

...SOUTHERLY GALES THROUGH TONIGHT...

.GUSTY SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AND HIGH WAVES WILL PERSIST INTO
TONIGHT. A TRAILING COLD FRONT WILL THEN MOVE ACROSS LAKE
MICHIGAN AFTER MIDNIGHT. THE GALE FORCE WINDS WILL DIMINISH
BEHIND THE FRONTAL PASSAGE LATE MONDAY NIGHT. HOWEVER...SOUTHWEST
WINDS WILL STILL BE GUSTY INTO TUESDAY WITH SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
LEVELS POSSIBLE.

LMZ643>646-281800-
/O.CON.KMKX.GL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-161129T0900Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
350 AM CST MON NOV 28 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST TUESDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GALE FORCE
  GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS THROUGH THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT SOUTHWEST
  15 TO 25 KNOTS BY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: WAVES 7 TO 9 FEET NORTH OF THE NORTH POINT LIGHT AND 5 TO
  7 FEET FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO THE NORTH POINT LIGHT TODAY.
  WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET LATE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$
MRC

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