Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
304 PM CDT FRI MAR 17 2017

...GUSTY SOUTH WINDS AND HIGHER WAVES LINGER...

.SOUTH WINDS AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
LINGER UNTIL EARLY THIS EVENING. HIGH WAVES WILL ACCOMPANY THESE
WINDS.

THE WINDS AND WAVES WILL DIMINISH BY EVENING AFTER A WEAK COLD
FRONT PASSAGE CAUSES THE WINDS TO BECOME MORE WESTERLY. THOSE
WINDS WILL THEN PICK UP TO SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS AFTER
MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO EARLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
ANOTHER SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED FOR THOSE
CONDITIONS.

LMZ644>646-172115-
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PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
304 PM CDT FRI MAR 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

$$

LMZ643-180000-
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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
304 PM CDT FRI MAR 17 2017

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

* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 4 TO 6 FEET.

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.

&&

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