Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
915 AM CDT FRI APR 11 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>742-112115-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
915 AM CDT FRI APR 11 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND
10 KT BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KT BY MID
AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 2
FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT FROM LATE
MORNING ON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2
TO 4 FT.

$$

LMZ743>745-112115-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
915 AM CDT FRI APR 11 2014

.REST OF TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST BY
LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE DAY. SUNNY. WAVES
AROUND 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND
1 FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT FROM LATE
MORNING ON. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL
LIKELY BE NEEDED.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KT LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$
KJB




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