Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1022 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...GUSTY WINDS AND LARGE WAVES EXPECTED THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.SOUTH WINDS AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO BE GUSTY THIS
AFTERNOON. THE PERSISTENT SOUTH WINDS WILL GENERATE WAVES OF 4 TO
7 FEET ON LAKE MICHIGAN AND 2 TO 4 FEET ON THE BAY. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH BY THIS EVENING AND TURN WESTERLY AS THE COLD FRONT
SLIDES OVER THE AREA.

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ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
1022 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KTS THIS
  AFTERNOON...VEERING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 KTS LATE AFTERNOON OR
  EARLY EVENING...THEN WEST 10 TO 15 KTS LATE EVENING.

* WAVES: 4 TO 7 FEET THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE LARGEST WAVES...
  ALONG WITH LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...ARE EXPECTED NORTH OF ALGOMA.

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.

&&

$$

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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-
1022 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

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

* SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KTS EARLY AFTERNOON
  THEN VEERING SOUTHWEST DURING THE AFTERNOON. WIND BECOMING WEST
  10 TO 15 KTS THIS EVENING.

* WAVES: 2 TO 4 FEET THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON OR EARLY EVENING.
  THE LARGEST WAVES...ALONG WITH LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...ARE
  EXPECTED NORTH OF STURGEON BAY.

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.

&&

$$


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