Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
324 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

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 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.

LMZ740-241630-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
324 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 30
KT BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KT LATE THIS AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG.
SHOWERS THIS MORNING THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10
FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT LATE THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

LMZ741>744-241630-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
324 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT BY MID
MORNING AND THEN BECOMING NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG.
SHOWERS THIS MORNING THEN A CHANCE THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 7
FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7
FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6
FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 4 TO
7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

$$

LMZ745-241630-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
324 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 KT
LATE THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT BY LATE
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH EARLY OVERNIGHT THEN SNOW LIKELY
LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL
LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 5 TO
8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE
NEEDED.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.

$$

MTF



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