Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
000
WHUS73 KMKX 160856
MWWMKX

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
356 AM CDT WED AUG 16 2017

...HIGH WAVES EXPECTED LATER TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY NORTH OF PORT
WASHINGTON...

.INCREASING SOUTH WINDS LATER TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY WILL HELP
BRING HIGH WAVES TO AREAS NORTH OF PORT WASHINGTON. THESE WINDS
WILL VEER TO THE SOUTHWEST AND WEST THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT,
HELPING PUSH THE HIGH WAVES OUT OVER THE OPEN WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

LMZ643-161700-
/O.NEW.KMKX.SC.Y.0070.170817T0900Z-170817T2100Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
356 AM CDT WED AUG 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM CDT
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM CDT
THURSDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATER TONIGHT...VEERING
  SOUTHWEST THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET LATER TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON.

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.

&&

$$
WOOD
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.