Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
945 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

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.

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WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
945 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING EAST
OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS FROM LATE EVENING ON. WAVES 2 TO 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT FROM
LATE MORNING ON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST 10 TO 20
LATE. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN
BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

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CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
945 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING EAST
OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS FROM LATE EVENING ON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT EARLY BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT...AND THEN WEST 15 TO 25 KT NEAR DAYBREAK.
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$
KJB






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