Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
301 PM CST TUE FEB 2 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.

LMZ740>742-030415-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
301 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...EAST GALES TO 35 KT LATE THIS AFTERNOON...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. AREAS OF FOG. WAVES 6 TO 10 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7
FT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4
FT.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS

$$

LMZ743>745-030415-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
301 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...EAST GALES TO 35 KT LATE THIS AFTERNOON BECOMING
SOUTHEAST AND DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT THIS EVENING...THEN
BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT LATE. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. AREAS
OF FOG. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
FT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS

$$



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