Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
859 PM CDT THU MAR 16 2017

...SOUTHEAST WINDS BUILDING HIGH WAVES LATER TONIGHT INTO
FRIDAY...

.SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL BECOME GUSTY OVERNIGHT AS LOW PRESSURE
TRACKS INTO ONTARIO CANADA. GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED LATE
TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING.  THE PERSISTENT ONSHORE WINDS WILL
CAUSE HIGH WAVES AS WELL.

THE WINDS AND WAVES WILL DIMINISH LATER FRIDAY AFTER A WEAK COLD
FRONT CAUSES THE WINDS TO BECOME MORE WESTERLY.

LMZ644>646-171000-
/O.EXA.KMKX.SC.Y.0029.170317T0900Z-170317T1800Z/
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
859 PM CDT THU MAR 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM CDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM CDT
FRIDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
  WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS LATE TONIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING

* WAVES: 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET EARLY FRIDAY
  MORNING.

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.

&&

$$

LMZ643-171000-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0029.170317T0900Z-170317T1800Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
859 PM CDT THU MAR 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM CDT
FRIDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS EARLY FRIDAY MORNING

* WAVES: 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE TONIGHT AND
  EARLY FRIDAY.

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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