Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29

068
WHUS73 KMKX 270322
MWWMKX

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

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

.HIGH WINDS AND WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SUNDAY NIGHT AND
LAST INTO MONDAY NIGHT. GALE FORCE GUSTS WILL DIMINISH WITH THE
COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE LATE MONDAY NIGHT. HOWEVER...WINDS WILL STILL
BE GUSTY INTO TUESDAY WITH SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS POSSIBLE.

LMZ643>646-271130-
/O.CON.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-
922 PM CST SAT NOV 26 2016

...GALE WATCH REMAINS 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 9 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.

&&

$$
HALBACH

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.