Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
254 AM CDT SUN JUL 17 2016

...BREEZY SOUTH WINDS DEVELOPING THIS MORNING...

.A TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT
WILL RESULT IN GUSTY SOUTH WINDS DEVELOPING THIS MORNING AND
CONTINUING INTO TONIGHT. GUSTS OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED.

THESE WINDS WILL CAUSE WAVES TO BUILD TO 2 TO 4 FEET...WITH
HIGHER WAVES OF 3 TO 5 FEET NORTH OF NORTH POINT LIGHT TO
SHEBOYGAN. THE WINDS AND WAVES WILL DIMINISH TONIGHT AS THE COLD
FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE REGION.

LMZ643>646-171600-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0060.160717T1200Z-160718T0600Z/
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-
254 AM CDT SUN JUL 17 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING
TO 1 AM CDT MONDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS OF 25
  TO 30 KNOTS THIS MORNING CONTINUING THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET FROM NORTH POINT LIGHT SOUTH TO
  WINTHROP HARBOR...AND 3 TO 5 FEET NORTH OF NORTH POINT LIGHT TO
  SHEBOYGAN.

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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