Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
300 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 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.

LMZ740>742-261515-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
300 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING EAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING WEST FROM LATE
EVENING ON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
AROUND 1 FT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTH TO 30
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES
3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 9 FT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.

$$

LMZ743>745-261515-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
300 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES AROUND 1 FT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
EARLY AFTERNOON AND THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL
LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTH TO 30
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT QUICKLY BUILDING
TO 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL
LIKELY BE NEEDED.

$$

MTF





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