Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
334 AM CST SAT NOV 26 2016

...SOUTHEAST GALES EXPECTED SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPING IN THE LEE OF THE ROCKIES WILL TRACK
INTO THE DAKOTAS SUNDAY NIGHT. THE TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL
CAUSE GUSTY SOUTHEAST GALES TO DEVELOP OVER LAKE MICHIGAN.
PERSISTENT ONSHORE WINDS WILL BUILD HIGH WAVES. GALE GUSTS WILL
DIMINISH WITH THE COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE LATE MONDAY NIGHT.
SOUTHWEST WIND GUSTS COULD REACH SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS
TUESDAY.

LMZ643>646-261745-
/O.NEW.KMKX.GL.A.0008.161128T0600Z-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-
334 AM CST SAT NOV 26 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
GALE WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS SUNDAY AFTERNOON
  INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GALE FORCE GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS
  BY LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES: WAVES BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET SUNDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

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MRC

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