Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
447 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS AND HIGH WAVES EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND...

.A STRONG STORM SYSTEM APPROACHING THE AREA FROM THE SOUTHWEST
WILL RESULT IN INCREASING NORTHEAST WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES ON
THE BAY AND LAKE. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR SUNDAY AFTERNOON
AND EVENING.

LMZ522-542-543-291800-
/O.EXT.KGRB.SC.Y.0037.170429T1500Z-170430T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KGRB.GL.A.0004.170430T1800Z-170501T1200Z/
GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM  OCONTO WI TO LITTLE STURGEON BAY WI-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
447 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
1 PM CDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREEN BAY HAS ISSUED A GALE
WATCH, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE...PEAKING SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING WHEN SOME GALE FORCE GUSTS AROUND 35 KNOTS
  ARE LIKELY.

* WAVES...WAVES WILL BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET ON THE BAY...AND TO 5 TO
  8 FEET ON THE LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS HAS
SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED, BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND LOCATION IS
STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME
FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

LMZ521-541-291800-
/O.EXT.KGRB.SC.Y.0037.170430T0200Z-170430T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KGRB.GL.A.0004.170430T1800Z-170501T1200Z/
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-
ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
447 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
1 PM CDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREEN BAY HAS ISSUED A GALE
WATCH, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE...PEAKING SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING WHEN SOME GALE FORCE GUSTS AROUND 35 KNOTS
  ARE LIKELY.

* WAVES...WAVES WILL BUILD TO 4 TO 7 FEET ON THE BAY...AND TO 6 TO
  9 FEET ON THE LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS HAS
SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED, BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND LOCATION IS
STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME
FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

SKOWRONSKI



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