Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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WHUS73 KMKX 312135
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
435 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...AREAS OF DENSE FOG THIS EVENING...
...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASE ON MONDAY...

.LIGHT WINDS AND MOIST AIR OVER LAKE MICHIGAN HAS RESULTED IN
AREAS OF DENSE FOG OVER THE NEARSHORE WATERS. THE DENSE FOG IS
REDUCING THE VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN 1 MILE. AREAS OF DENSE FOG
WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EARLY EVENING BEFORE INCREASING SOUTH WINDS
CAUSE THE FOG TO THIN AND DISSIPATE. HENCE A MARINE DENSE FOG
ADVISORY HAS BEEN POSTED UNTIL 9 PM FROM NORTH POINT LIGHT TO
SHEBOYGAN.

THE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL TIGHTEN UP AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING
COLD FRONT ON MONDAY. THIS WILL ALLOW SOUTHWEST WINDS TO INCREASE
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH SOME GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS. AS THE FRONT
ARRIVES LATER IN THE DAY AND THE GRADIENT WEAKENS SOMEWHAT...THE
WINDS WILL DROP BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS.

LMZ643-644-010545-
/O.NEW.KMKX.MF.Y.0016.140831T2135Z-140901T0200Z/
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0065.140901T1500Z-140901T2300Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
435 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 6 PM CDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
DENSE FOG ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT THIS
EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO
6 PM CDT MONDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS...GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 2 TO 4 FEET.

* VISIBILITY: BELOW ONE MILE BUT INCREASING THIS EVENING.

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.

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

LMZ645-646-010545-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0065.140901T1500Z-140901T2300Z/
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
435 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 6 PM CDT
MONDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 6 PM CDT
MONDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS...GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 2 TO 4 FEET.

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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