Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
328 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...BRISK NORTHEAST WINDS AND HIGH WAVES TONIGHT...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL PASS WELL SOUTH OF LAKE MICHIGAN TONIGHT. THE
TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT TO THE NORTH OF THE LOW WILL CONTINUE TO
BRING GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS THIS EVENING. THESE GUSTY WINDS WILL
CAUSE HIGHER WAVES IN THE NEARSHORE WATERS UNTIL LATER TONIGHT.
WINDS AND WAVES WILL FALL BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS BY
LATER TONIGHT...AS HIGH PRESSURE WORKS INTO THE REGION.

LMZ645-260430-
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NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
328 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS INTO THIS EVENING...THEN
  BECOMING NORTH AND DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATER TONIGHT.

* WAVES: 3 TO 6 FEET UNTIL LATER TONIGHT...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 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.

&&

$$

LMZ643-644-260430-
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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
328 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS INTO THIS EVENING...THEN
  BECOMING NORTH AND DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* WAVES: 3 TO 6 FEET UNTIL LATER TONIGHT...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 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.

&&

$$

LMZ646-260430-
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WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
328 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS INTO THIS EVENING...THEN
  BECOMING NORTH AND DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* WAVES: 3 TO 6 FEET UNTIL LATER TONIGHT...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 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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