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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
302 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES INTO SATURDAY MORNING...

.NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BE GUSTING TO 30 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON INTO
TONIGHT WHICH WILL CAUSE WAVES TO INCREASE INTO THE 4 TO 6 FOOT
RANGE IN ICE FREE AREAS. THE HIGHEST WAVES WILL BE OUT TOWARD THE
OPEN WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN.

LMZ643>646-130515-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-160213T1500Z/
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-
302 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS THROUGH THIS
  EVENING. A FEW GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS ARE POSSIBLE TOWARD THE
  OPEN WATERS. WINDS WILL DECREASE ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES: WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY THIS EVENING. WAVES 3
  TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING BEFORE SUBSIDING.

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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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
341 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND HIGH WAVES EXPECTED ON LAKE
MICHIGAN...

.AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL BRING GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS TO THE
NEAR SHORE WATERS OF LAKE MICHIGAN THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.
GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS CAN BE EXPECTED AT TIMES. THE GUSTY
NORTHWEST WINDS WILL PRODUCE WAVES HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT.

LMZ541>543-130400-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-160213T1500Z/
ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI-TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI-
341 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS...WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO
  AROUND 30 KNOTS THIS EVENING.

* WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET...HIGHER TOWARD OPEN WATER.

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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