Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
257 PM CDT THU APR 30 2015

...GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS THIS AFTERNOON...

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN APPROACHING HIGH PRESSURE OVER
SOUTHERN CANADA AND LOW PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN U.S. IS
PRODUCING WIND GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS IN THE NEARSHORE WATERS SOUTH OF
MILWAUKEE. WINDS AND GUSTS WILL EASE EARLY THIS EVENING.

WHILE WINDS ARE NOT AS STRONG TO THE NORTH...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD
EXERCISE CAUTION THROUGH THE DAY WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 20 KNOTS
EXPECTED UNTIL EARLY EVENING.

LMZ646-010000-
/O.CON.KMKX.SC.Y.0045.000000T0000Z-150501T0000Z/
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
257 PM CDT THU APR 30 2015

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

* WINDS: 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 3 TO 4 FEET.

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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