Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
342 AM CDT Wed Oct 11 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>742-111500-
Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor-
Wilmette Harbor to Northerly Island-
Northerly Island to Calumet Harbor-
342 AM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...Northeast gales to 35 kt diminishing to 30 kt in the
late morning and afternoon. Chance of rain this morning. Waves
8 to 11 ft occasionally to 14 ft subsiding to 5 to 8 ft
occasionally to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 20 kt. Patchy fog after midnight.
Patchy drizzle after midnight. Waves 4 to 7 ft occasionally to 9
ft subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 kt becoming southeast 5 to 10 kt
in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy drizzle in
the morning. Waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 kt becoming southwest
after midnight. Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming
partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 ft.

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LMZ743>745-111500-
Calumet Harbor to Gary-Gary to Burns Harbor-
Burns Harbor to Michigan City-
342 AM CDT Wed Oct 11 2017

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

.TODAY...Northeast winds to 30 kt diminishing to 15 to 25 kt
this afternoon. Chance of rain this morning. Waves 5 to 8 ft
occasionally to 10 ft subsiding to 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8
ft.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 20 kt. Patchy fog after midnight.
Patchy drizzle after midnight. Waves 3 to 5 ft.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 kt becoming southeast 5 to 10 kt
in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning. patchy drizzle in
the morning. Waves 1 to 3 ft.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 kt increasing to 10 to 15
kt after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.

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