Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
317 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

WAVES ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS...WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG
WITH THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES
WHICH WILL OCCASIONALLY BE ENCOUNTERED.

LMZ740>742-241530-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
317 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...OFFSHORE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 1 FT BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST TO 30 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

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CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
317 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TODAY...OFFSHORE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SUNNY
IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 1 FT
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 8 FT.

$$

KJB


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