Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
917 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 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>742-180230-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
917 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
KT BY MIDDAY. PATCHY DENSE FOG POSSIBLE IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

LMZ743>745-180230-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
917 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
KT BY MIDDAY. PATCHY OF DENSE FOG POSSIBLE IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 1 FT
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SMALL CRAFT MAY BE NEEDED.

$$
KJB


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