Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Chicago IL
147 PM CDT Tue May 15 2018

...Gusty northwest winds spreading into the nearshore waters...

.Gusty northeast winds are spreading southward down the Illinois
shoreline of Lake Michigan. Expect gust to around 25 kt through the
afternoon.

LMZ740>743-160000-
/O.NEW.KLOT.SC.Y.0052.180515T1847Z-180516T0000Z/
Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor-
Wilmette Harbor to Northerly Island-
Northerly Island to Calumet Harbor-Calumet Harbor to Gary-
147 PM CDT Tue May 15 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Small Craft
Advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening.

* WINDS...Northeast to around 25 kt.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...to 5 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

MDB



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