Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
338 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

...GUSTY WINDS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THIS EVENING...

.A STRENGTHENING COLD FRONT WILL BE SWEEPING ACROSS THE NEAR SHORE
WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. COLDER
AIR BEHIND THE FRONT WILL AFFECT THE NEARSHORE WATERS OVERNIGHT
INTO TUESDAY MORNING RESULTING IN OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS.

THE WINDS WILL DIMINISH LATER TUESDAY MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS BEEN POSTED.

LMZ643>646-211645-
/O.NEW.KMKX.SC.Y.0042.140422T0000Z-140422T1800Z/
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-
338 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 PM
CDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 1 PM CDT TUESDAY.

* WINDS: VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST THIS MORNING AND THEN
  VEERING TO THE WEST TO SOUTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON AND INCREASING
  TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS. THE WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO VEER TO THE
  NORTHWEST THIS EVENING WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS
  OVERNIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: WILL REMAIN BETWEEN 1 AND 3 FEET DUE TO STRONGEST WINDS
  BECOMING OFFSHORE 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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MBK



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