Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
321 AM CST THU MAR 5 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>742-051730-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
321 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 1
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS

$$

LMZ743>745-051730-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
321 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SUNNY.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. MOSTLY SUNNY. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY.

WAVE OMITTED DUE TO EXTENSIVE ICE COVERAGE.

$$

BMD




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