Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
914 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...GUSTY WINDS IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT...

.A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH EAST OUT OVER LAKE MICHIGAN BY THE NOON
HOUR...SWITCHING WINDS TO THE WEST. EXPECT WEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25
KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON...DIMINISHING THIS EVENING.

HIGHER WAVES NEAR THE SHORE LATE THIS MORNING WILL SUBSIDE WITH
THE OFFSHORE FLOW. EVENTUALLY...THE HIGHEST WAVES LATER TODAY WILL
BE OUT TOWARD OPEN WATER.

LMZ643-232215-
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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
914 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS: WINDS SHIFTING TO WEST 10 TO 20 KNOTS BY MID DAY...THEN
  INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 3 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET BY LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON.

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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PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
914 AM CDT SUN AUG 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS: WINDS SHIFTING TO WEST 10 TO 20 KNOTS BY MID DAY...THEN
  INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 2 TO 3 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET BY LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON.


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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