Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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WHUS73 KMKX 211955
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
255 PM CDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...BRISK WINDS AND HIGH WAVES INTO THIS EVENING...

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT...ASSOCIATED WITH LOW PRESSURE OVER
THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES AND HIGH PRESSURE TO THE NORTH...WILL
CONTINUE TO BRING BRISK NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS INTO THIS
EVENING. THIS WILL RESULT IN HIGH WAVES OF 3 TO 6 FEET. THE WINDS
WILL DECREASE THIS EVENING...BUT WITH THE NORTH TO NORTHEAST
FETCH...WAVES WILL BE SLOWER TO SUBSIDE UNTIL LATER TONIGHT.

LMZ643>646-220400-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0076.000000T0000Z-141022T0600Z/
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-
255 PM CDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS: NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS...WITH A FEW GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS.
  NORTHEAST WINDS WILL DECREASE TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS BY THIS
  EVENING..AND 5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT.

* WAVES: 3 TO 6 FEET INTO THIS EVENING...DIMINISHING TO 2 TO 4
  FEET 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.

&&

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WOOD
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX



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