Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
952 AM CDT SUN APR 13 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.

LMZ740-132130-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
952 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
MIDDAY. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE DAY. THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
DAY. SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO GALES TO 35 KT.
AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT OVERNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH GALES TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 7 TO 11 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 6 TO 10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.

$$

LMZ741-742-132130-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
952 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE DAY. THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTH GALES TO 35 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT. THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT
OVERNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH GALES TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 7 TO 11 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 7 TO 11 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT.  A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.

$$

LMZ743>745-132130-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
952 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AROUND MIDDAY...THEN SWITCHING NORTH AROUND 10 KT LATE THIS
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG THIS AFTERNOON. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS SWITCHING BACK OUT OF THE SOUTH AROUND 25 KT
EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH GALES TO 35 KT TOWARDS
DAYBREAK. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.MONDAY...NORTH GALES TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 10 TO 14 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 18 FT. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 8 TO 12 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 15 FT. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.

$$

KJB





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