Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
407 AM CDT THU APR 2 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>742-021530-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
407 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH A FEW GUSTS TO 30 KT EARLY
BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT BY LATE MORNING...WEST 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO
AROUND 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 1
FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7
FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN CLEARING.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT BY
DAYBREAK.

$$

LMZ743>745-021530-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
407 AM CDT THU APR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST 15 TO 25 KT EARLY
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING WEST. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 1 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL
LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE
EVENING THEN CLEARING. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

RC



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