Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
343 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...STRONG EAST WINDS TUESDAY...

.STRONG LOW PRESSURE WILL EXIT EASTERN KANSAS AND MOVE TOWARD FAR
SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN EARLY TUESDAY EVENING. AS THE LOW APPROACHES
STRONG EAST WIND GUSTS MAY REACH GALE FORCE.

AS THE LOW MOVES OFF...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT.

LMZ643>646-011745-
/O.NEW.KMKX.GL.A.0002.160202T1200Z-160203T0000Z/
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-
343 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
GALE WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: EAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS RISING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
  GUSTS TO NEAR 35 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
  NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS
  EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING 25
  KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING.

* WAVES: WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET TUESDAY MORNING BUILDING TO 6 TO 8
  FEET.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$
HENTZ

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