Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
936 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

...BRISK NORTHEAST WINDS CAUSING HIGHER WAVES TODAY INTO
TONIGHT...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL PASS WELL SOUTH OF LAKE MICHIGAN TODAY AND
TONIGHT. A TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT TO THE NORTH OF THE LOW
WILL RESULT IN GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS. THESE GUSTY WINDS WILL
CAUSE HIGHER WAVES IN THE NEARSHORE WATERS. BOTH WINDS AND WAVES
WILL SUBSIDE A BIT TONIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE
WESTERN GREAT LAKES AND THE LOW PRESSURE AREA MOVES FARTHER EAST
TOWARD THE EAST COAST.

LMZ645-252245-
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NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
936 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

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

* WINDS: NORTHEAST RISING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS
  TODAY...LINGERING INTO TONIGHT.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY AND TONIGHT. WAVES WILL
  SLOWLY SUBSIDE BY SUNDAY.

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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SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
936 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

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

* WINDS: NORTHEAST RISING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS TODAY WITH GUSTS TO 25
  KNOTS...LINGERING INTO TONIGHT BEFORE DIMINISHING.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY AND TONIGHT. WAVES WILL
  SLOWLY SUBSIDE BY SUNDAY.

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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WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
936 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

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

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS TODAY INTO TONIGHT BEFORE
  WEAKENING LATER TONIGHT.

* WAVES: 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY AND TONIGHT. WAVES WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE
  BY SUNDAY.

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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