Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
345 PM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS BUILDING HIGH WAVES FRIDAY...

.A VIGOROUS LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TRACKING THROUGH NORTHERN
WISCONSIN TONIGHT AND FRIDAY WILL BRING GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS TO
THE NEARSHORE WATERS OF SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN STARTING MID FRIDAY
MORNING. THE STRONG WINDS WILL BUILD HIGH WAVES... WITH HIGHEST
WAVES TOWARD THE OPEN WATERS. THE LOW WILL SLOWLY MOVE EAST...
CAUSING NORTHWEST WINDS AND WAVES TO REMAIN ELEVATED UNTIL
SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

LMZ643>646-170445-
/O.NEW.KMKX.SC.Y.0074.141017T1500Z-141018T2100Z/
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-
345 PM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM FRIDAY TO 4 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM FRIDAY TO
4 PM CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 KNOTS TONIGHT... VEERING WEST AND
  INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS BY MID
  FRIDAY MORNING. WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST FRIDAY AFTERNOON WITH
  GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 1 TO 2 FEET TONIGHT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

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.

&&

$$
MRC

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