Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
610 PM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...EXTENDED PERIOD OF GUSTY WINDS INTO THE WEEKEND...

.STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS WILL BACK TO THE NORTHWEST OVERNIGHT AS A
LOW PRESSURE MOVES AWAY FROM THE AREA. AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF
GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND. LARGE WAVES WILL
CONTINUE TONIGHT THEN SLOWLY DIMINISH ON SATURDAY.

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ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
610 PM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREEN BAY HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH TO 30 KNOTS...BACKING NORTHWEST OVERNIGHT. A FEW
  GALE FORCE GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS ARE POSSIBLE, ESPECIALLY
  THIS EVENING AND AGAIN OVERNIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

* WAVES...5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET EARLY SATURDAY
  MORNING THEN TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY SATURDAY EVENING.


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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BERSCH



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