Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
354 AM CDT THU MAY 5 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>742-051600-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
354 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS TO 30 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON. PARTLY SUNNY IN
THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. WAVES 6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 1 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 1 FT.

$$

LMZ743>745-051600-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
354 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING. WAVES 7
TO 10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KT BECOMING WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 1 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 1 FT.

$$

BMD



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