Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
339 AM CST MON DEC 22 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.

LMZ740-221630-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
339 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. PERIODS OF RAIN DEVELOPING BY MIDDAY...POSSIBLY
INITIALLY MIXED WITH SNOW OR SLEET. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PERIODS OF RAIN. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT
BY MORNING.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FT SUBSIDING TO AROUND 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

LMZ741-742-221630-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
339 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST AT 20 TO 25
KT. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
7 FT BUILDING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AND BECOMING SOUTH LATE. PERIODS OF RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 1 FT.

$$

LMZ743>745-221630-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
339 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3
FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. PERIODS OF RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1
TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

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