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 28 2016

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.

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WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
900 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. PATCHY FOG. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. RAIN LIKELY. WAVES BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.

$$

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CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
900 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KT. PATCHY FOG.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

KMD



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