Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
911 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS MEMORIAL DAY...

.STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTH WINDS EARLY ON MONDAY WILL BECOME
SOUTHWEST BY MIDDAY...AS A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT DEVELOPS
ACROSS THE AREA. HIGH WAVES ARE EXPECTED...MAINLY TOWARD THE OPEN
WATERS. THE WINDS AND WAVES SHOULD DIMINISH BELOW SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY LEVELS BY LATER MONDAY NIGHT.

LMZ643>646-251015-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0052.150525T1200Z-150526T0900Z/
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-
911 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM MONDAY TO
4 AM CDT TUESDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30
  KNOTS...DEVELOPING QUICKLY AFTER SUNRISE MONDAY AND LINGERING
  INTO MONDAY EVENING.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET MONDAY AND LINGERING INTO LATER
  MONDAY NIGHT.

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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