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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
346 AM CDT WED JUL 26 2017

...GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES EXPECTED TODAY...

.SOUTHERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED AHEAD OF A FRONTAL BOUNDARY
APPROACHING THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES REGION TODAY. A PROLONGED
PERIOD OF GUSTY WINDS WILL CAUSE WAVES TO BUILD UP ON SOUTHERN
FACING BEACHES. ALTHOUGH WINDS WILL DIMINISH THIS MORNING, WAVES
WILL STAY ELEVATED THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING HOURS ON THE LAKE
MICHIGAN NEARSHORE WATERS.

LMZ541>543-261700-
/O.EXT.KGRB.SC.Y.0053.000000T0000Z-170727T0000Z/
ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
346 AM CDT WED JUL 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
  DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES...4 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OVER 20 KNOTS 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.

&&

$$

LMZ521-522-261500-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0053.000000T0000Z-170726T1500Z/
GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM  CEDAR RIVER TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE
AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM OCONTO WI TO LITTLE STURGEON BAY WI-
GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM  OCONTO WI TO LITTLE STURGEON BAY WI-
346 AM CDT WED JUL 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST.

* WAVES...3 TO 5 FEET...DIMINISHING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OVER 20 KNOTS 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.

&&

$$

KURIMSKI



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