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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
116 PM CDT THU AUG 17 2017

...GUSTY WINDS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON INTO FRIDAY MORNING...

.GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON.
THE WINDS WILL VEER WEST TONIGHT...REMAINING GUSTY INTO FRIDAY
MORNING.

LMZ643>646-180230-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0070.000000T0000Z-170818T1800Z/
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-
116 PM CDT THU AUG 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS: VEERING SOUTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON AND INCREASING TO 20 TO
  30 KNOTS. WINDS WILL VEER TO THE WEST TONIGHT...AND REMAIN
  GUSTY INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET TONIGHT INTO
  FRIDAY. HIGHEST WAVES TOWARD OPEN WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$
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