Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
355 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...STRENGTHENING WINDS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE THIS MORNING...THEN TURN SOUTH
AND CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT AHEAD
OF DEEPENING LOW PRESSURE AS IT CROSSES SOUTHERN CANADA. THE GUSTY
SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL BUILD HIGH WAVES...ESPECIALLY NORTH OF
MILWAUKEE. WINDS WILL TURN WEST BEHIND A TRAILING TROUGH AND LOWER
THROUGH THE MORNING THURSDAY AS THE MAIN LOW TRACKS TO THE EAST.

LMZ643>646-011700-
/O.NEW.KMKX.SC.Y.0035.150402T0000Z-150402T1500Z/
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-
355 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
CDT THURSDAY...

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

* WINDS: LIGHT EASTERLY...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE
  THIS MORNING...THEN SOUTH 15 TO 20 WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS BY THIS
  EVENING. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY THURSDAY MORNING
  TURN WEST AND EASE TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING.

* WAVES: 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET THIS EVENING...WITH 4
  TO 6 FOOT WAVES NORTH OF MILWAUKEE...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY
  LATE MORNING THURSDAY.

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
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