Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
742 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

...BURST OF NORTHEAST WINDS SATURDAY MORNING...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ACCELERATE SOUTH OVER LAKE MICHIGAN
EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...BRINGING A BURST OF GUSTY NORTHEAST
WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. 30 KNOT WIND GUSTS ARE EXPECTED WITH THE
PASSAGE OF THE COLD FRONT. BRISK AND GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH THE MORNING AND SLOWLY WEAKEN THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON. HIGH WAVES WILL BUILD THROUGH THE MORNING AND GRADUALLY
SUBSIDE LATE IN THE DAY.

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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
742 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM CDT
SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST AROUND 20 KNOTS GUSTING TO 30 KNOTS FROM 4 AM
  THROUGH 7 AM. AFTERWARD...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 KNOTS INTO THE
  AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: QUICKLY BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET IN THE MORNING.


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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NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
742 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 4 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 4 PM CDT
SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST AROUND 20 KNOTS GUSTING TO 30 KNOTS FROM 6 AM
  THROUGH 9 AM. AFTERWARD...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 KNOTS INTO THE
  AFTERNOON.

* WAVES: QUICKLY BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN THE MORNING.


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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