Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
819 PM CDT TUE OCT 10 2017

...GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES EXPECTED THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
...WINDS EXPECTED TO REACH GALE FORCE SOUTH OF WIND POINT...

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WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
819 PM CDT TUE OCT 10 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 7 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 4 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 7 AM
CDT WEDNESDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 4 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS INTO THIS EVENING...WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 30 KNOTS. OCCASIONAL GUSTS INCREASING TO 35 KNOTS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. WINDS WILL VEER EAST
  LATER TONIGHT AND LINGER AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS ON WEDNESDAY. THE
  WINDS SLOWLY WEAKENING WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 6 TO 8 FEET. WAVES SLOWLY SUBSIDING WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
  AND NIGHT.

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.

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
819 PM CDT TUE OCT 10 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS INTO THIS EVENING...WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 30 KNOTS. WINDS WILL VEER EAST LATER TONIGHT AND LINGER
  ON WEDNESDAY. WINDS SLOWLY WEAKENING WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES SLOWLY SUBSIDING
  WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT.

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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