Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
850 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GUSTY SOUTH WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES ON FRIDAY...

.A TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES ON
FRIDAY WILL RESULT IN STRENGTHENING SOUTH WINDS AND BUILDING
WAVES. WIND GUSTS WILL INCREASE TO 25 KNOTS LATER FRIDAY MORNING
OR IN THE AFTERNOON WHICH WILL CAUSE WAVE HEIGHTS TO BUILD TO
EXCEED 4 FEET.

THE BREEZY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO
SATURDAY...AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE NEAR SHORE WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN FROM LATE FRIDAY MORNING NORTH OF PORT WASHINGTON...AND
BEGINNING FRIDAY AFTERNOON SOUTH OF PORT WASHINGTON.

LMZ643-191000-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0068.140919T1400Z-140920T2100Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
850 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO
4 PM CDT SATURDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 4 PM
CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST WINDS WILL VEER TO THE SOUTH LATE TONIGHT AND
  INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY MID FRIDAY MORNING. GUSTS TO 30
  KNOTS WILL BE POSSIBLE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE WINDS
  WILL VEER TO THE SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25
  KNOTS ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET FRIDAY 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.

&&

$$

LMZ644>646-191000-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0068.140919T1800Z-140920T2100Z/
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
850 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM FRIDAY TO
4 PM CDT SATURDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM FRIDAY TO 4 PM
CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS WILL VEER TO THE SOUTH LATE
  TONIGHT AND INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON. THE
  WINDS WILL VEER TO THE SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
  25 KNOTS ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
  SATURDAY.

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.

&&

$$
MBK

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