Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
944 PM CST THU JAN 29 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>743-301000-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
944 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST GALES TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KT OVERNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6
TO 10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

LMZ744-745-301000-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
944 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST GALES TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT
OVERNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 8 TO 12 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 15 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$





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