Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
304 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING. ...

.STRONG LOW PRESSURE WILL HEAD NORTHEAST OF THE GREAT LAKES
TODAY...WITH HIGH PRESSURE RIDGING MOVING THROUGH TONIGHT. LOOK
FOR THE STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS TO CONTINUE INTO THE EARLY
EVENING...THEN DIMINISH AND BACK TO THE SOUTHWEST BY SUNRISE ON
SUNDAY. ANOTHER SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED ON
SUNDAY AS THOSE SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.

LMZ643>646-251715-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-170226T0300Z/
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-
304 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS: NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
  DIMINISH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* WAVES: 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON...AND 1 TO 3 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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