Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
316 PM CDT SUN MAY 3 2015

...GUSTY SOUTH WINDS AND INCREASED WAVES EXPECTED THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.GUSTY SOUTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AHEAD OF A COLD
FRONT TRACKING THROUGH THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES. ALTHOUGH WINDS
WILL SUBSIDE EARLY THIS EVENING...HIGH WAVES WILL CONTINUE DUE TO
THE LONG FETCH ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN. WAVES WILL DIMINISH LATE THIS
EVENING OR OVERNIGHT AS WINDS TURN WESTERLY ALONG THE SHORELINE.

LMZ541>543-040430-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0035.000000T0000Z-150504T0500Z/
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-
316 PM CDT SUN MAY 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 KTS LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES...3 TO 5 FT THIS EVENING. THE HIGHEST WAVES WILL BE
  OFFSHORE OF DOOR COUNTY ALONG THE LAKE MICHIGAN SHORELINE.

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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KURIMSKI





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