Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
902 PM CST FRI FEB 12 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>743-131030-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
902 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST GALES TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KT LATE. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT TOWARD DAYBREAK.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS

$$

LMZ744-745-131030-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
902 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SATURDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST GALES TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT
TOWARD DAYBREAK. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO
8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
9 FT TOWARD DAYBREAK.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS

$$

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