Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
357 AM CDT SUN MAY 21 2017

...DENSE FOG THIS MORNING AND GUSTY WEST WINDS THIS AFTERNOON...

.LIGHTER WINDS AND LINGERING MOISTURE IS LEADING TO AREAS OF
DENSE FOG OVER THE NEARSHORE WATERS FOR THE EARLY MORNING HOURS.
FOG WILL CLEAR IN THE WAKE OF A FRONT TRACKING EAST THROUGH THE
AREA THIS MORNING.

WESTERLY WIND GUSTS IN THE 2O TO 25 KNOT RANGE ARE EXPECTED THIS
AFTERNOON AS LOW PRESSURE TRACKS THROUGH NORTHERN WISCONSIN.

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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-
357 AM CDT SUN MAY 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM
CDT THIS EVENING.

* VISIBILITY: ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS.

* WINDS: BECOMING WEST-SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO
  25 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY EARLY EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$
MRC

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