Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
930 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS WILL BUILD HIGH WAVES TONIGHT INTO
MONDAY MORNING...

.NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE AND TURN NORTHEAST THIS EVENING...AS
DEEPENING LOW PRESSURE APPROACHES THE REGION. THE STRONG NORTHEAST
WINDS WILL BUILD HIGH WAVES TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY...AS THE LOW
PASSES TO THE SOUTH THROUGH ILLINOIS INTO INDIANA. WINDS WILL EASE
BY EARLY MONDAY MORNING...BUT WAVES WILL BE SLOWER TO SUBSIDE
UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON.

THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...HIGH WAVES AND COLDER
TEMPERATURES BEING PULLED ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN WILL ALSO PRODUCE
FREEZING SPRAY.

LMZ643-644-312330-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0013.150201T0300Z-150202T1500Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
930 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING
TO 9 AM CST MONDAY...

* WINDS: NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS THIS EVENING...RISING UP
  TO 30 KNOTS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. WINDS TURN NORTH AND
  DECREASE TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MONDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT...AND 6 TO 10 FEET SUNDAY.
  WAVES SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET SUNDAY NIGHT...AND 2 TO 4 FEET
  BY MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS AND WAVES WILL PRODUCE FREEZING SPRAY TONIGHT THROUGH
  SUNDAY NIGHT...WITH SOME HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/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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/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0013.150201T0500Z-150202T1800Z/
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
930 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING
TO NOON CST MONDAY...

* WINDS: NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS LATE THIS
  EVENING...RISING UP TO 30 KNOTS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT.
  WINDS TURN NORTH AND DECREASE TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS MONDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT...AND 6 TO 10 FEET SUNDAY.
  WAVES SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET SUNDAY NIGHT...AND 3 TO 4 FEET
  BY MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS AND WAVES WILL PRODUCE FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT
  TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...WITH SOME HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY
  POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/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.

&&

$$
WOOD
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