Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
256 PM CST SUN NOV 27 2016

...SOUTHERLY GALES EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.HIGH WINDS AND WAVES WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT AND LAST INTO MONDAY
NIGHT. STRONG LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE EASTERN DAKOTAS
TONIGHT. A TRAILING COLD FRONT WILL THEN MOVE ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN
EARLY MONDAY NIGHT. THE GALE WINDS WILL DIMINISH BEHIND THE
FRONTAL PASSAGE LATE MONDAY NIGHT. HOWEVER...SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL
STILL BE GUSTY INTO TUESDAY WITH SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS
POSSIBLE.

LMZ643>646-280500-
/O.CON.KMKX.GL.W.0018.161128T0600Z-161129T0900Z/
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-
256 PM CST SUN NOV 27 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 AM
CST TUESDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30
  KNOTS. SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GALE FORCE GUSTS OF 35 TO 40
  KNOTS LATE TONIGHT AND INTO MONDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT TO
  SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: WAVES BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET LATE TONIGHT AND MONDAY
  MORNING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET LATE MONDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$
HENTZ

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