Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
932 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...STRONG WINDS TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO ADVISORY LEVELS THIS EVENING
WITH APPROACHING LOW PRESSURE. THERE WILL BE A BRIEF LULL TO THE
WINDS AS THE LOW CROSSES NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND SOUTHERN LAKE
MICHIGAN LATE TONIGHT. THEN WINDS WILL SHIFT WEST TO SOUTHWEST
AND INCREASE TO ADVISORY LEVELS AS THE LOW MOVES INTO LOWER
MICHIGAN BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE TIGHT GRADIENT AROUND THE
DEPARTING LOW WILL KEEP THE SOUTHWEST WINDS GUSTY UNTIL WEDNESDAY
EVENING.

LMZ643>646-242245-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0031.150325T0000Z-150326T0000Z/
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-
932 AM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 7 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS:SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 KNOTS
  THIS EVENING. WINDS EASE TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS AND SHIFT WEST
  OVERNIGHT...THEN BACK SOUTHWEST AND INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS
  EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS WEDNESDAY
  EVENING.

* WAVES: 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET TONIGHT...THEN
  SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WEDNESDAY 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.

&&

$$

JTS

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