Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
505 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lake Michigan

LMZ643-151700-
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
505 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

.TODAY...West wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 15 to 25 knots late in
the morning, then easing to 10 to 20 knots early in the afternoon
becoming 15 to 20 knots late in the afternoon. Chance of flurries
in the morning. Chance of flurries in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 20 knots veering northwest 10 to
15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots late in the evening, then
becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots after midnight veering north
early in the morning. Chance of snow through around midnight,
then snow likely after midnight. Waves around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY...Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots veering east late in
the morning, then becoming east 10 to 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots early in the afternoon rising to 15 to 20 knots
late in the afternoon. Chance of snow in the morning, then slight
chance of snow in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet building to
3 to 4 feet in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East wind 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to
15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots in the late evening and
early morning, then becoming east 10 to 15 knots early in the
morning. Slight chance of light freezing drizzle through around
midnight. Waves 4 to 6 feet subsiding to 3 to 4 feet early in the
morning.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ644-151700-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
505 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

.TODAY...West wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 10 to 20 knots in the
late morning and early afternoon, then becoming 15 to 20 knots
late in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 knots. Chance of flurries
in the morning. Chance of flurries in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots
veering northwest late in the evening, then easing to 5 to
10 knots after midnight veering northeast early in the morning.
Chance of snow through the night. Waves around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY...East wind 10 to 15 knots rising to 15 to 20 knots
early in the afternoon, then becoming east 15 to 20 knots late in
the afternoon. Slight chance of snow in the morning. Waves 1 to
2 feet building to 3 to 4 feet in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots backing east early in the morning. Mostly cloudy.
Waves 3 to 4 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ645-151700-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
505 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

.TODAY...West wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 15 to 25 knots in the
late morning and early afternoon, then becoming 15 to 20 knots
late in the afternoon. Chance of flurries in the morning. Chance
of flurries late in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet building to
2 to 4 feet in the late morning and early afternoon, then
subsiding to 1 to 2 feet late in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots
easing to 5 to 10 knots after midnight, then veering northwest
early in the morning. Slight chance of snow through around
midnight, then chance of snow after midnight. Waves around
1 foot.
.SATURDAY...East wind 5 to 10 knots rising to 10 to 15 knots in
the late morning and early afternoon, then veering southeast late
in the afternoon. Slight chance of snow in the morning. Waves
around 1 foot building to 2 to 4 feet in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 15 knots becoming 5 to
10 knots late in the evening, then backing east 5 to 15 knots
after midnight becoming 10 to 15 knots early in the morning.
Mostly cloudy through around midnight then becoming partly
cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ646-151700-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
505 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

.TODAY...West wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 15 to 25 knots in the
late morning and early afternoon, then becoming 15 to 20 knots
late in the afternoon. Chance of flurries in the morning. Chance
of flurries late in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet building to
2 to 4 feet early in the afternoon, then subsiding to 1 to 2 feet
late in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots
easing to 5 to 10 knots after midnight, then backing southwest
early in the morning. Slight chance of snow through the night.
Waves around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots backing east early
in the morning. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
See Lake Michigan Open Waters Forecast for Sunday through Tuesday.



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