Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
306 PM CST TUE JAN 10 2017

...GALES INTO TONIGHT...

.STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL SHIFT MORE TO THE WEST IN THE WAKE OF
A COLD FRONT. WESTERLY GALES ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THIS EVENING...
LINGERING NORTH OF NORTH POINT LIGHTHOUSE UNTIL LATER TONIGHT.
HIGH WAVES WILL ALSO OCCUR IN ICE FREE AREAS.

LMZ643-644-110515-
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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
306 PM CST TUE JAN 10 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 KNOTS SHIFTING WEST WITH GALE GUSTS
  UP TO 45 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 3 TO 6 FEET IN ICE FREE AREAS. WAVES WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE
  LATE TONIGHT.

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.

&&

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NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
306 PM CST TUE JAN 10 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 KNOTS...THEN WINDS BECOMING WEST
  AROUND 30 KNOTS BY LATE AFTERNOON...WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 3 TO 6 FEET IN ICE FREE AREAS. WAVES WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE
  LATE TONIGHT.

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.

&&

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