Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
900 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...GUSTY NORTH WINDS DEVELOPING LATER TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP DOWN LAKE MICHIGAN THROUGH 2 AM
CDT. GUSTY NORTH WINDS WILL DEVELOP IN THE WAKE OF THE COLD FRONT
LATER TONIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG WITH BUILDING
WAVES.

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR LATE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
MORNING.

LMZ643>646-041000-
/O.CON.KMKX.GL.W.0012.160504T0700Z-160504T1600Z/
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-
900 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS: BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 30 KNOTS LATE TONIGHT WITH GUSTS TO
  35 KNOTS.

* WAVES: WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. 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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