Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
930 AM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...GUSTY SOUTH WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES TODAY...

.A TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES
TODAY WILL RESULT IN STRENGTHENING SOUTH WINDS AND BUILDING
WAVES. WIND GUSTS WILL INCREASE TO 25 KNOTS LATER THIS MORNING
WHICH WILL CAUSE WAVE HEIGHTS TO BUILD TO EXCEED 4 FEET.

THE BREEZY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY...
AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE NEAR SHORE WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN FROM
MID MORNING NORTH OF PORT WASHINGTON...AND BEGINNING THIS
AFTERNOON SOUTH OF PORT WASHINGTON.

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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
930 AM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS WILL BE
  POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE WINDS WILL VEER TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

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.

&&

$$

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PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
930 AM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 4 PM CDT SATURDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 4 PM CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY THIS
  AFTERNOON. THE WINDS WILL VEER TO THE SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
  WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY.

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.

&&

$$
HENTZ

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