Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
916 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...STRONG NORTH WINDS THROUGH THE MORNING...

.LOW PRESSURE NORTHEAST OF LOWER MICHIGAN WILL CONTINUE TO QUICKLY
MOVE OFF TO THE NORTHEAST. STRONG AND GUSTY NORTH WINDS CAN BE
EXPECTED THIS MORNING... SUBSIDING BY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE GALE
WARNING WILL THEN BE DOWNGRADED TO A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THAT
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF THIS EVENING.

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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-
916 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS TO 35 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 30 KNOTS BY
  EARLY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 6 TO 10 FEET...SLOWLY SUBSIDING THROUGH TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. 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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