Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
1217 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...STRONG NORTH WINDS DEVELOPING TONIGHT...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL PASS TO THE SOUTH AND EAST OF LAKE MICHIGAN
TONIGHT RESULTING IN STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS DEVELOPING ACROSS THE
LAKE. WINDS WILL INCREASE TO AROUND 30 KNOTS WITH WAVES OF 5 TO
8 FEET EXPECTED. LOOK FOR THE WINDS AND WAVES TO DIMINISH BY
MONDAY EVENING. AREAS OF DENSE GFOG HAVE FORMED OVER THE LAKE IN
THE LIGHTER WIND REGIME BUT EXPECT THIS TO IMPROVE SOMEWHAT ONCE
THE GUSTY WINDS KICK IN.

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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-
1217 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 7 PM CDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
DENSE FOG ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 7 PM CDT MONDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO AROUND 30 KNOTS THIS EVENING

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT.

* VISIBILITY: 1/4 MILE OR LESS INTO THIS EVENING.

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.

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

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