Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
247 PM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...WINDS TO RAMP UP SATURDAY IN WAKE OF LOW PRESSURE TROUGH...

.GUSTY WEST/NORTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATER SATURDAY
MORNING IN THE WAKE OF A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH. THESE WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO EASE TOWARDS EVENING. WITH THE WINDS BEING OFFSHORE
THE HIGHER WAVES WILL BE FOUND CLOSER TO THE OPEN WATERS.

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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-
247 PM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 5 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 5 PM CDT
SATURDAY.

* WINDS: WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 2 TO 4 FEET...HIGHEST TOWARDS OPEN WATERS.

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.

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