Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
334 PM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

...GUSTY WINDS SUNDAY...

.NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY...BECOMING NORTHERLY SUNDAY
NIGHT INTO MONDAY. GUSTS TO SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS ARE LIKELY
FROM MILWAUKEE SOUTHWARD BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON...WITH HIGHER GUSTS
FARTHER NORTH POSSIBLE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY. THUS THE ADVISORY
MAY NEED TO EVENTUALLY BE EXPANDED NORTHWARD.

THE OFFSHORE NATURE OF THE WINDS SUNDAY SHOULD KEEP WAVES
DOWN SOME...WITH HIGHER WAVES THEN POSSIBLE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO
MONDAY AS THE WINDS TURN NORTHERLY.

LMZ645-646-270445-
/O.NEW.KMKX.SC.Y.0062.140727T1700Z-140728T2100Z/
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
334 PM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 4 PM CDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO
4 PM CDT MONDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25
  KNOTS BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BECOME NORTH AT 15 TO 25
  KNOTS FOR SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY...EASING MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 1 TO 2 FEET SUNDAY BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MONDAY
  MORNING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET BY LATE MONDAY
  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.

&&

$$
DDV

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