Marine Weather

 

If you will be navigating any of the waters of the Great lakes, the following links may help you with your planning.  As always you are advised to check the dates of the product, to make sure it is the most current one.  Forecasts are routinely updated every six hours.

Marine Forecasts - Southern Lake Michigan

 Nearshore Marine Forecasts - for waters within 5 nautical miles from shore

Open Lake Forecast - for waters beyond 5 nautical miles from shore

Graphical Marine Forecasts for the Great Lakes 
 
Special Marine Warnings, Statements and Messages

Special Marine Warnings - from shoreline reference points out to mid lake

Marine Weather Statements - from shoreline reference points out to mid lake

  Marine Weather Messages - for nearshore waters. NWS Chicago includes open waters

Marine Observations
Rip Current and Beach Information

For more information on rip currents see the following websites:

Forecasts and Warnings for the Rest of the Great Lakes

Great Lakes Offices WFO Marquette Marine page WFO Marquette Marine page WFO Duluth Marine page WFO Green Bay Marine page WFO Milwaukee Marine page WFO Chicago Marine page WFO Grand Rapids Marine page WFO Gaylord Marine page WFO Gaylord Marine page WFO Detroit Marine page WFO Cleveland Marine page WFO Buffalo Marine page

National Marine Forecasts Page

 

 


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