Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
952 PM CST Thu Nov 16 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>742-171015-
Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor-
Wilmette Harbor to Northerly Island-
Northerly Island to Calumet Harbor-
952 PM CST Thu Nov 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM CST FRIDAY THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 kt becoming southeast by
midnight...then becoming south and increasing to 15 to 25 kt by
morning. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 ft building to 3 to 5 ft
toward morning.
.FRIDAY...South winds to 30 kt. Rain likely in the afternoon.
Waves 4 to 7 ft occasionally to 9 ft.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 kt becoming west 10 to 20 kt
after midnight. Rain. Waves 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after midnight.
.SATURDAY...North winds 20 to 25 kt becoming northwest gales to
35 kt in the afternoon. Rain. Waves 3 to 5 ft building to 5 to 8
ft occasionally to 10 ft in the afternoon.

$$

LMZ743>745-171015-
Calumet Harbor to Gary-Gary to Burns Harbor-
Burns Harbor to Michigan City-
952 PM CST Thu Nov 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM CST FRIDAY THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 kt becoming southeast
after midnight...then becoming south and 15 to 25 kt toward
daybreak. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.FRIDAY...South winds to 30 kt. Chance of rain in the afternoon.
Waves 2 to 4 ft.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds to 30 kt becoming southwest 15 to
25 kt after midnight. Rain. Waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 1 to
3 ft after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 kt increasing to gales to
40 kt in the afternoon. Rain. Waves 3 to 5 ft building to 8 to
12 ft occasionally to 16 ft in the afternoon.

$$


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