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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
841 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...INCREASING SOUTH WINDS ON TUESDAY AND GUSTY WEST WINDS TUESDAY
NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.SOUTH WINDS WILL INCREASE AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT ON TUESDAY...
THEN BECOME WEST TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY AFTER THE FRONT
MOVES THROUGH. OCCASIONAL GUSTS OVER 25 KTS CAN BE EXPECTED.

LMZ541>543-031045-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0019.150303T1200Z-150305T0000Z/
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-
841 PM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO
6 PM CST WEDNESDAY...

* SOUTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KTS ON TUESDAY...THEN
  VEER WEST TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. OCCASIONAL GUSTS OVER
  25 KTS CAN BE EXPECTED.

* WAVES ACTION WILL BE MINIMAL DUE TO EXTENSIVE ICE COVERAGE ON
  THE NEARSHORE WATERS.

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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