Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
918 PM CST WED JAN 28 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>743-291030-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
918 PM CST WED JAN 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
OVERNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS TO 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO GALES TO 35 KT AROUND MIDDAY. CHANCE OF RAIN OR LIGHT
SLEET IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. WAVES 4 TO
7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST GALES TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT
OVERNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. FREEZING
SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

LMZ744-745-291030-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
918 PM CST WED JAN 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
OVERNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
INCREASING TO GALES TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW OR
LIGHT SLEET IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST GALES TO 35 KT BECOMING NORTH TO
30 KT OVERNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT. FREEZING
SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 8 TO 12 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 15 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON.

$$

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