Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
1017 AM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

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 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>742-300330-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
1017 AM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG THROUGH LATE MORNING.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING EAST TO 30 KT.
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3
TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS TO 30 KT. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 7 TO 10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

LMZ743>745-300330-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
1017 AM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG THROUGH LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. RAIN LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS TO 30 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. RAIN AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST. RAIN
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING, THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

MDB



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