Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
848 PM CST MON FEB 20 2017

...BRISK SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL VEER SOUTHWEST AND DIMINISH
TONIGHT...

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL BRING BRISK SOUTHEAST WINDS INTO
TONIGHT. THESE WINDS WILL BRING LARGE WAVES OVER THE NEARSHORE
WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN INTO THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL THEN VEER TO
THE SOUTHWEST LATER TONIGHT AS A TROUGH MOVES ACROSS. WINDS AND
WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO DIMINISH LATE TONIGHT.

LMZ643>646-210900-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-170221T0900Z/
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-
848 PM CST MON FEB 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST
TUESDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WINDS WILL VEER TO
  SOUTHWEST TONIGHT BEFORE DIMINISHING.

* WAVES: WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...DIMINISHING LATE.

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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