Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
306 PM CDT WED APR 19 2017

...INCREASING WINDS TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK FROM IOWA TONIGHT TO
CENTRAL LAKE MICHIGAN THURSDAY MORNING. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT
NORTH TONIGHT BEFORE A COLD FRONT EXTENDING SOUTH FROM THE LOW
SWEEPS ACROSS THE AREA FROM THE WEST LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY
THURSDAY MORNING. RAIN AN THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING
WITH MORE THUNDERSTORMS WITH THE COLD FRONT. IN THE WAKE OF THE
FRONT, STRONG WESTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP AND LINGER THROUGH
THURSDAY NIGHT, BEFORE WEAKENING. DUE TO THE OFFSHORE TRAJECTORY
OF THE WINDS, THE HIGHEST WAVES THURSDAY WILL BE OUT TOWARD OPEN
WATER.

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NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
306 PM CDT WED APR 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM THURSDAY TO 4 AM
CDT FRIDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM THURSDAY TO
4 AM CDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS: EAST TO SOUTHEAST INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS TONIGHT,
  THEN SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY THURSDAY
  MORNING, VEERING WEST WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON.


* WAVES: 3 TO 4 FEET.

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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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
306 PM CDT WED APR 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
4 AM CDT FRIDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 4 AM CDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS: EAST TO SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS TONIGHT, THEN SOUTHWEST
  WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY MID TO LATE MORNING ON
  THURSDAY, VEERING WEST WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 2 TO 4 FEET.

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.

&&

$$
HENTZ

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