Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
912 AM CST MON DEC 5 2016

...BRISK SOUTH WINDS FOLLOWED BY BRISK WEST WINDS...

.LOW PRESSURE TRACKING NORTH THROUGH MINNESOTA COMBINED WITH HIGH
PRESSURE TO THE EAST WILL BRING BRISK SOUTHERLY WINDS TO THE
NEARSHORE WATERS TONIGHT. THOSE WINDS WILL GUST ABOVE SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY LEVELS NORTH OF PORT WASHINGTON. THERE WILL BE A LULL IN
THE WINDS FOR A TIME ON TUESDAY AS A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE AND
COLD FRONT SWEEP THROUGH. WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE WEST BY ABOUT
MID AFTERNOON ON TUESDAY IN THE WAKE OF THE PASSING FRONT.

THEN HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA...RESULTING IN A
TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT AND INCREASING WEST WINDS. THOSE
STRONG WEST WINDS COULD PERSIST THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT AND AFFECT
MOST OF THE NEARSHORE WATERSBY THEN. FOR NOW...THE ADVISORY WILL
JUST GO THROUGH WEDNESDAY FOR AREAS NORTH OF PORT WASHINGTON.

LMZ643-052315-
/O.NEW.KMKX.SC.Y.0091.161206T0000Z-161208T0000Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
912 AM CST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM
CST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO 6 PM CST WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY THIS EVENING.
  WINDS WILL DIMINISH FOR A TIME ON TUESDAY...THEN SHIFT TO THE
  WEST AND INCREASE UP TO 30 KNOTS BY TUESDAY EVENING.

* WAVES: INCREASING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT.

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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