Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
309 PM CDT WED APR 27 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>742-280315-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
309 PM CDT WED APR 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING EAST 20 TO 25 KT.
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8
FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT IN THE
LATE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST. MOSTLY
SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

LMZ743>745-280315-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
309 PM CDT WED APR 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING EAST 15 TO 25 KT.
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

RC



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