Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
935 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 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>743-012145-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
935 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. A FEW GUSTS TO 20 KT
POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 1 FT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES AROUND 1 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4
FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST 10
TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO AROUND 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

LMZ744-745-012145-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
935 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AND BECOMING SOUTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3
FT SUBSIDING TO AROUND 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 1 FT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
AROUND 1 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2
TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

RC


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