Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
333 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

...INCREASING NORTH WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES EXPECTED THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

..NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE LATER ON THIS EVENING...IN A TIGHTENING
PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MOVING EAST FROM
EASTERN LAKE SUPERIOR...AND HIGH PRESSURE APPROACHING FROM THE
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL PLAINS. THE GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES WILL
CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY MORNING...BEFORE EASING.

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LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY WI TO TWO RIVERS WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS WI TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
333 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREEN BAY HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KTS...WITH GUSTS
  TO 30 KTS POSSIBLE.

* WAVES...WAVES WILL BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE TONIGHT.

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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