Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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

...BRISK NORTHWEST WINDS LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING...

.BRISK NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT IN THE WAKE OF
A COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE. THE BRISK AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...THEN GRADUALLY DIMINISHING THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON. HIGH WAVES ARE FORECAST OVER THE OPEN WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

LMZ643>646-181030-
/O.NEW.KMKX.SC.Y.0030.170318T0500Z-170318T1700Z/
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-
924 PM CDT FRI MAR 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT
SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT THROUGH
  SATURDAY MORNING. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 1 TO 3 FEET BUT HIGHER OVER THE OPEN WATERS.


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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