Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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WHUS73 KMKX 201431
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
931 AM CDT THU APR 20 2017

...STRONG AND SHIFTING WINDS TODAY INTO TONIGHT...

.LOW PRESSURE CURRENTLY ON TOP OF SOUTHERN WISCONSIN HAS BROUGHT
MOMENTARILY CALM WINDS TO THE NEARSHORE WATERS. THIS LOW WILL
QUICKLY MOVE TO THE EAST THIS MORNING, WHICH WILL CAUSE WINDS TO
RAPIDLY INCREASE OUT OF THE WEST SOUTHWEST. THE OFFSHORE WINDS
SHOULD KEEP WAVES MOSTLY BELOW 4 FEET IN THE NEARSHORE WATERS,
BUT STRONG WIND GUSTS ARE EXPECTED.

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NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
931 AM CDT THU APR 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS: LIGHT WINDS...THEN VEERING WEST SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING
  TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS LATER THIS MORNING.

* WAVES: 3 TO 4 FEET. WAVES SUBSIDING TONIGHT.

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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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
931 AM CDT THU APR 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS: LIGHT WINDS...THEN VEERING WEST SOUTHWEST AND INCREASING
  TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS LATER THIS MORNING.

* WAVES: 4 TO 6 FEET, SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET LATER THIS MORNING.
  WAVES WILL CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE TONIGHT.

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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