Marine Weather Message
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WHUS73 KMKX 161449
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
949 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AHEAD OF APPROACHING LOW
PRESSURE. GUSTY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FROM THE MID MORNING HOURS
INTO THE EVENING...WITH WINDS VEERING SOUTH AND SLOWLY EASING
LATER TONIGHT. WAVES WILL BUILD TODAY...EVENTUALLY SUBSIDING
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT AS WINDS EASE.

LMZ643>646-162300-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0041.140416T1500Z-140417T1200Z/
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-
949 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT
THURSDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THURSDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
  KNOTS...VEERING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATER TONIGHT.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET THIS AFTERNOON...WITH THE
  HIGHEST WAVES NORTH OF MILWAUKEE. WAVES SUBSIDING LATER
  TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$
DDV

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