Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
920 PM CDT THU APR 21 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.

LMZ740>742-221015-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
920 PM CDT THU APR 21 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM CDT FRIDAY THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTH AND
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE. PATCHY DENSE FOG POSSIBLE. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS TO 30 KT. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

$$

LMZ743>745-221015-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
920 PM CDT THU APR 21 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM CDT FRIDAY THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 20 KT TOWARD MORNING. PATCHY DENSE FOG POSSIBLE. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. CLOUDY IN
THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$



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