Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
327 PM CST SUN JAN 31 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.

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WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
327 PM CST SUN JAN 31 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST BY EARLY
EVENING. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN THROUGH EARLY EVENING. AREAS OF
FOG. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST DURING
THE EARLY TO MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT BY
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF A LIGHT WINTERY MIX LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3
FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY LATE
MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL BE NEEDED.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

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CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
327 PM CST SUN JAN 31 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST BY EARLY
EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN THROUGH EARLY EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10 KT
IN THE EARLY TO MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT BY
MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST TO 30 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL BE NEEDED.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

MTF


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