Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
305 AM CDT SAT APR 30 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.

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WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
305 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT EARLY INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. WAVES 3 TO
6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.

$$

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GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
305 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.

$$



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