Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
920 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND CHOPPY WATERS EXPECTED TODAY...

.A STORM SYSTEM TRACKING ACROSS SOUTHERN ILLINOIS WILL COMBINE
WITH HIGH PRESSURE RIDGING SOUTHEAST THROUGH ONTARIO TO PRODUCE
GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS AND BUILDING WAVES THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS
WILL START TO DIMINISH...AND WAVES START TO SUBSIDE...THIS
EVENING AS THE STORM PULLS AWAY FROM THE REGION.

LMZ521-522-541>543-252230-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0034.150425T1700Z-150426T0500Z/
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK
ISLAND PASSAGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM OCONTO WI TO LITTLE
STURGEON BAY WI-
THE BAY OF GREEN BAY SOUTH OF LINE FROM OCONTO WI TO LITTLE
STURGEON BAY WI-
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-
920 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO
MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT...

* EAST WINDS EARLY TODAY WILL VEER NORTHEAST AND INCREASE TO 15
  TO 25 KNOTS FOR THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.

* WAVES WILL BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET. THE HIGHEST WAVES WILL BE AT
  THE SOUTH END OF THE BAY AND ON LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF
  KEWAUNEE.

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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