Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
918 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

...BREEZY SOUTH WINDS AND HIGH WAVES TODAY AND THIS EVENING...

LMZ643-182330-
/O.CON.KMKX.GL.W.0002.180218T1800Z-180219T0600Z/
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
918 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* WINDS: South increasing to 25 knots with gusts to 35 knots
  this afternoon and evening.

* WAVES: Building to 6 to 9 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

&&

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LMZ644>646-182330-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0018.180218T1800Z-180219T0600Z/
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
918 AM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* WINDS: South increasing to 20 knots this afternoon and evening.

* WAVES: Building to 3 to 7 feet.

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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