Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
926 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...NORTHEAST WINDS INCREASING THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.LOW PRESSURE PASSING BY TO THE SOUTH AND HIGH PRESSURE TRACKING
ACROSS SOUTHERN CANADA WILL RESULT IN STRENGTHENING NORTHEAST
WINDS ACROSS THE LAKE MICHIGAN WATERS LATER TODAY AND INTO
TONIGHT. WINDS WILL REMAIN STEADY THROUGH SATURDAY WITH WINDS AND
WAVES FINALLY DIMINISHING SATURDAY NIGHT.

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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
926 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 3 AM CDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
  EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON... THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH
  GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON... AND 4 TO 6 FEET OVERNIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

LMZ644>646-242230-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0034.170325T0000Z-170326T0800Z/
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
926 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 3 AM CDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS... BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
  WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS BY EARLY EVENING.

* WAVES: 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET BY LATE EVENING...
  AND 4 TO 6 FEET EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

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.

&&

$$
MRC

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