Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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WHUS73 KGRB 091004
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
404 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

...BLUSTERY NORTHWEST WINDS THROUGH MIDWEEK...

.AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM SLOWLY DEPARTS THE REGION...BRISK
NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE. THE GUSTY WINDS WILL
CREATE HIGH WAVES DANGEROUS TO SMALL CRAFT.

LMZ541>543-091800-
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ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
404 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST WEDNESDAY...

* NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BE SUSTAINED AT 15 TO 25 KTS...WITH
  OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 30 KTS. THE GUSTY WINDS SHOULD CONTINUE
  UNTIL AT LEAST WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES WILL BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET...ESPECIALLY TOWARD OPEN WATER.

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.

&&

$$
TSK


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