Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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WHUS73 KMKX 262002
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
302 PM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

...BRISK NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND HIGH WAVES INTO THIS
EVENING...

.A PERIOD OF BRISK NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND HIGH WAVES WILL
LINGER INTO THIS EVENING...AS A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT LINGERS
OVER THE AREA. THE WINDS AND WAVES WILL THEN SUBSIDE FROM NORTH
TO SOUTH ACROSS THE NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN LATER THIS
EVENING.

GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE POSSIBLE AGAIN WEDNESDAY
INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT...AS THE PRESSURE GRADIENT TIGHTENS ONCE
AGAIN. HIGH WAVES MAY LINGER INTO THURSDAY...MAINLY SOUTH OF
NORTH POINT LIGHTHOUSE. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE
NEEDED FOR WEDNESDAY...AND POSSIBLY WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY.

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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
302 PM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS: NORTH TO NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10 TO
  15 KNOTS LATER THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

* WAVES: 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET LATER THIS EVENING
  AND OVERNIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
302 PM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS: NORTH TO NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10
  TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* WAVES: 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$
WOOD
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX



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