Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
912 PM CST FRI JAN 30 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>743-311000-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
912 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT VEERING TO NORTHWEST
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST
15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...
THEN SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KT INCREASING TO GALES TO 35 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT
BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

LMZ744-745-311000-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
912 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE
MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST 10
TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO GALES TO
35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
8 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

$$





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