Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
924 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTH WINDS EARLY TODAY WILL BECOME SOUTHWEST
...AS A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT DEVELOPS ACROSS THE AREA. HIGH
WAVES ARE EXPECTED...MAINLY TOWARD THE OPEN WATERS. THE WINDS AND
WAVES WILL DIMINISH BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS BY LATER
TONIGHT.

LMZ643>646-252230-
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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-
924 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT
TUESDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30
  KNOTS...LINGERING THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY AND DIMINISHING 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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