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Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 9:15 PM CST Feb. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 3 am CST

* winds... to 25 kt.

* Significant waves... to 5 ft for IL... to 3 ft for Indiana.

* Occasional waves... to 7 ft for IL.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.