Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
909 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINDS DIMINISHING...WAVES REMAIN ELEVATED...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS EASTERN WISCONSIN
OVERNIGHT AND THIS HAS ALREADY RESULTED IN WINDS DIMINISHING
RAPIDLY FROM THEIR PEAK EARLIER TODAY. THE WAVES WILL BE MUCH
SLOWER TO SUBSIDE...THUS A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL RUN THROUGH
3 AM WEDNESDAY MORNING. AS THE LOW PASSES BY TO THE EAST WEDNESDAY
MORNING...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE AGAIN...RESULTING
IN THE NEED FOR ANOTHER SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FROM MID MORNING
TO MID EVENING ON WEDNESDAY.

LMZ643>646-031115-
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/O.NEW.KMKX.SC.Y.0013.160203T1500Z-160204T0300Z/
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-
909 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM CST
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM CST
WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS: EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10
  KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. THEN SHIFTING TO WEST THEN NORTHWEST AND
  INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET LATER
  TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES GREATER THAN 4 FEET ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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