Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
608 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINDS DIMINISHING...WAVES REMAIN ELEVATED...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS EASTERN WISCONSIN
OVERNIGHT AND THIS HAS ALREADY RESULTED IN WINDS DIMINISHING
RAPIDLY FROM THEIR PEAK EARLIER TODAY. THE WAVES WILL BE MUCH
SLOWER TO SUBSIDE...THUS THE GALE WARNING HAS BEEN ALLOWED TO
EXPIRE AND A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL NOW RUN THROUGH 3 AM
WEDNESDAY MORNING. AS THE LOW PASSES BY TO THE EAST ON
WEDNESDAY...WESTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE AGAIN...LIKELY RESULTING
IN THE NEED FOR ANOTHER SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY BY MID-DAY ON
WEDNESDAY.

LMZ643>646-030815-
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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-
608 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST WEDNESDAY...
...GALE WARNING HAS EXPIRED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST
WEDNESDAY. THE GALE WARNING IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS: EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* WAVES: WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET LATER TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES GREATER THAN 4 FEET ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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DAVIS

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