Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
929 AM CDT FRI OCT 17 2014

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>742-172200-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
929 AM CDT FRI OCT 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CLOUDY. WAVES BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 11
FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.

$$

LMZ743>745-172200-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
929 AM CDT FRI OCT 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST TO 30
KT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 7 TO
10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 7 TO 11 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 14 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST 5
TO 10 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 6 TO 10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.

$$

BMD



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