Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
342 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...GUSTY WINDS AS A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH...

.BREEZY SOUTH WINDS WILL INCREASE AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT THIS
MORNING...WITH THE HIGHEST GUSTS FROM PORT WASHINGTON TO
SHEBOYGAN. WESTERLY WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT WILL ALSO BE GUSTY
FROM THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING.

THE HIGHEST WAVES WILL ACROSS THE NORTHERN MARINE ZONES DUE TO
THE SOUTHERLY WINDS...WITH WAVES SLOWLY EASING SUNDAY AFTERNOON
UNDER OFFSHORE WINDS.

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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
342 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS: SOUTH AT 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS THIS
  MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 3 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET BY LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON.

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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PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
342 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS: SOUTH AT 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 20 KNOTS THIS
  MORNING BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS BY
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET BY LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON.

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.

&&

$$
MG

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