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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
358 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

...INCREASING NORTH WINDS WILL BUILD HIGH WAVES...

.NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS
EVENING IN THE 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
BRISK WINDS WILL BUILD HIGH WAVES BY LATE THIS EVENING.

WINDS WILL DECREASE TUESDAY EVENING...BUT WITH THE NORTHERLY
FETCH...WAVES WILL BE SLOWER TO SUBSIDE UNTIL LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

LMZ643>646-201700-
/O.NEW.KMKX.SC.Y.0076.141021T0300Z-141022T0600Z/
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
358 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM
CDT WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 1 AM CDT WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH
  GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS THIS EVENING. BECOMING NORTHEAST AND DECREASING
  TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY TUESDAY EVENING..AND 5 TO 10 KNOTS
  OVERNIGHT.

* WAVES: 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET THIS EVENING...AND 3
  TO 6 FEET TUESDAY. SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY THE EARLY
  OVERNIGHT HOURS TUESDAY NIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

REM
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
346 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

LMZ740>745-201700-
/O.CON.KLOT.SC.Y.0094.000000T0000Z-141020T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KLOT.SC.Y.0095.141021T0300Z-141022T1200Z/
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
346 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM
CDT WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY.

FOR EARLY THIS MORNING...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO 30 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 5 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 7 FT.

FOR TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

* WINDS...NORTH TO 30 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...TO 9 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...TO 11 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 22 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
WAVES GREATER THAN 4 FT WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR
SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING
SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
430 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

LMZ643>646-210930-
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
430 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF LAKE MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY GOES INTO EFFECT LATER THIS EVENING THROUGH
THE OVERNIGHT FOR INCREASING NORTH WINDS BUILDING HIGH WAVES BY
MID-EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONTINUES TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY NIGHT AS
BRISK NORTH WINDS KEEP HIGH WAVES IN THE NEARSHORE WATERS BEFORE
BOTH WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE BY THE EARLY OVERNIGHT HOURS OF TUESDAY
NIGHT.

$$

REM
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MKX

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
349 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

LMZ521-522-541>543-210900-
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF A LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK
ISLAND PASSAGE-LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WASHINGTON ISLAND TO SHEBOYGAN-
349 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST LAKE
MICHIGAN AND THE WATERS OF GREEN BAY.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES MAY RESULT IN
CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

RDM/AK

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
336 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

LMZ740>745-210845-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
336 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ILLINOIS NEARSHORE
WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN AND THE INDIANA NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT
EARLY THIS MORNING. STRONG WINDS AND HIGH WAVES WILL THEN LEAD TO
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS AGAIN BY MID EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

STRONG WINDS AND HIGH WAVES WILL CONTINUE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS
FOR SMALL CRAFT TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT.

&&

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
600 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

ILZ014-INZ001-002-201200-
COOK-LAKE IN-PORTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHICAGO...GARY...VALPARAISO
600 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

.NOW...
A FEW EARLY MORNING SHOWERS AND STORMS HAVE SPARKED ACROSS COOK
COUNTY AND OUT OVER SOUTHERN LAKE MICHIGAN. THESE WILL CONTINUE
TO MOVE QUICKLY SOUTHEAST AND MOVE OUT OF CHICAGO BY 7 AM...AND
OUT OF MOST OF NORTHWEST INDIANA BY 9 TO 10 AM. ANY DOWNPOURS WITH
THESE ARE EXPECTED TO BE BRIEF.

$$

MTF

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