Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
900 PM CDT THU APR 23 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>742-241015-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
900 PM CDT THU APR 23 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT AND BECOMING NORTHWEST LATE. CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT BY EARLY
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING
CLOUDINESS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST TO 30 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT BUILDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL BE NEEDED.

$$

LMZ743>745-241015-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
900 PM CDT THU APR 23 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE
AT AROUND 5 KT BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT
SUBSIDING TO AROUND 1 FT OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST EARLY...
THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY IN
THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING CLOUDINESS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. RAIN LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN. 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 BE NEEDED.

$$

RATZER


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