Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
918 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

...GUSTY WEST WINDS TODAY AND THIS EVENING...

.STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS NORTHERN LAKE
MICHIGAN AND INTO CANADA TODAY WITH THE TRAILING COLD FRONT
SWEEPING ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN LATE THIS MORNING AND EARLY
AFTERNOON. BRISK AND GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL PREVAIL AFTER THE
PASSAGE OF THE COLD FRONT...CONTINUING INTO THE EVENING. HIGH
WAVES NORTH OF PORT WASHINGTON WILL SUBSIDE BY EVENING.

LMZ643>646-272330-
/O.EXT.KMKX.SC.Y.0102.141227T1518Z-141228T0400Z/
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-
918 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CST THIS
EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY NOON...THEN
  VEERING WEST FOR THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. GUSTS UP TO 30
  KNOTS ARE POSSIBLE DURING THE AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: 3 TO 5 FEET NORTH OF PORT WASHINGTON SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
  FEET BY EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET FROM WINTHROP HARBOR
  ILLINOIS TO PORT WASHINGTON TODAY...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2
  FEET. WAVES HIGHER TOWARD THE OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES GREATER THAN 4 FEET ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

MG
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