Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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WHUS73 KMKX 201415
MWWMKX

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
915 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS CONTINUING TODAY...

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES AHEAD
OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT WILL RESULT IN BREEZY SOUTHWEST
WINDS TODAY...WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS. THE WINDS WILL TURN MORE
WESTERLY LATE TODAY AND THIS EVENING AND DIMINISH. THE OFFSHORE
COMPONENT OF THE WINDS WILL ALLOW WAVE HEIGHTS TO DECREASE
SLIGHTLY TODAY AND TONIGHT.

LMZ643>646-202215-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0068.000000T0000Z-140921T0000Z/
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-
915 AM CDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS. THE
  WINDS WILL DIMINISH LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING AND VEER
  TO THE WEST.

* WAVES: 3 TO 5 FEET NORTH OF PORT WASHINGTON...2 TO 4 FEET
  SOUTH OF PORT WASHINGTON.

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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HENTZ
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX


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