Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
938 AM CDT SAT OCT 18 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS BUILDING HIGH WAVES...

.GUSTY WINDS BEHIND DEPARTING LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST INTO
THIS MORNING...SUSTAINING HIGH WAVES...WITH THE HIGHEST WAVES
TOWARD THE OPEN WATERS. WINDS WILL BEGIN TO EASE LATE THIS MORNING
AS THE LOW CONTINUES TO SLOWLY MOVE EAST...BUT THE NORTHERLY WIND
FETCH WILL CAUSE WAVES TO REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

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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-
938 AM CDT SAT OCT 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS: NORTH AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 4 TO 7 FEET...SLOWLY DIMINISHING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE IN
  THE AFTERNOON...AND 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.

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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DDV

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