Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
932 PM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

...NORTH GALES AND VERY HIGH WAVES EARLY FRIDAY MORNING INTO
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT AND INTENSIFY LOW PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN
GREAT LAKES WILL BRING NORTHERLY GALES TO LAKE MICHIGAN FOR
EARLY FRIDAY MORNING INTO FRIDAY NIGHT. THE ALONG SHORE DIRECTION
OF THE STRONG WINDS WILL BUILD HIGH WAVES THROUGHOUT THE NEARSHORE
WATERS.

LMZ643>646-301045-
/O.UPG.KMKX.GL.A.0004.141031T1200Z-141101T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KMKX.GL.W.0014.141031T0900Z-141101T0600Z/
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-
932 PM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM FRIDAY TO 1 AM CDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM FRIDAY TO 1 AM CDT
SATURDAY. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS: NORTH AT 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

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HENTZ

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