Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
906 AM CST FRI FEB 20 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>743-202245-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
906 AM CST FRI FEB 20 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
KT BY AFTERNOON. SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO EXTENSIVE ICE COVERAGE

$$

LMZ744-745-202245-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
906 AM CST FRI FEB 20 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
KT BY AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO EXTENSIVE ICE COVERAGE

$$

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