Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
305 PM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lake Michigan

LMZ643-161000-
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
305 PM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

.THROUGH EARLY EVENING...Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Cloudy.
Waves around 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...North wind 10 to 15 knots rising to 15 to 20 knots
late in the evening, then becoming 10 to 20 knots after midnight
backing northwest 15 to 20 knots early in the morning. Gusts up
to 25 knots. Slight chance of snow showers in the late evening
and early morning. Waves around 1 foot building to 2 to 4 feet in
the late evening and overnight.
.FRIDAY...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots
early in the afternoon, then backing west late in the afternoon.
Sunny. Waves around 1 foot.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots backing southwest late
in the evening, then becoming 10 to 20 knots after midnight
becoming 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots early in
the morning. Clear through around midnight then becoming partly
cloudy. Waves around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to 20 knots
early in the afternoon, then becoming southwest 15 to 20 knots
late in the afternoon. Snow showers likely, slight chance of
showers and light freezing rain in the afternoon. Waves 3 to
4 feet. A small craft advisory may be needed.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ644-161000-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
305 PM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

.THROUGH EARLY EVENING...Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Cloudy.
Waves nearly calm.
.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots in the late evening and early morning, then backing
northwest early in the morning. Gusts up to 25 knots. Slight
chance of snow showers in the late evening and early morning.
Waves around 1 foot.
.FRIDAY...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots
early in the afternoon, then backing west late in the afternoon.
Sunny. Waves around 1 foot.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots backing southwest late
in the evening, then becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots with gusts
to around 20 knots after midnight rising to 15 to 20 knots early
in the morning. Mostly clear. Waves around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY...South wind 15 to 20 knots veering southwest late in
the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 knots. Snow showers likely, slight
chance of showers and light freezing rain in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 2 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ645-161000-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
305 PM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

.THROUGH EARLY EVENING...Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Cloudy
with a 20 percent chance of showers. Waves nearly calm.
.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots veering north with gusts
to around 20 knots late in the evening, then rising to 15 to
20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots after midnight becoming
north 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots early in the
morning. Slight chance of snow showers in the late evening and
early morning. Waves around 1 foot.
.FRIDAY...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots
early in the afternoon, then backing west late in the afternoon.
Sunny. Waves around 1 foot.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West wind 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots in the late evening and early morning, then becoming
southwest 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots early in
the morning. Mostly clear. Waves around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY...South wind 15 to 20 knots veering southwest late in
the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 knots. Snow showers likely, slight
chance of showers and light freezing rain in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 2 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ646-161000-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
305 PM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

.THROUGH EARLY EVENING...Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Cloudy
with a 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Waves nearly
calm.
.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots veering north with gusts
to around 20 knots late in the evening, then rising to 15 to
20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots after midnight becoming
north 15 to 20 knots early in the morning. Slight chance of
showers late in the evening. Slight chance of snow showers in the
late evening and early morning. Waves around 1 foot.
.FRIDAY...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots
early in the afternoon, then backing west late in the afternoon.
Sunny. Waves around 1 foot.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West wind 5 to 10 knots backing southwest late in
the evening, then rising to 10 to 15 knots after midnight
becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Mostly
clear. Waves around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY...South wind 10 to 20 knots becoming 15 to 20 knots
late in the morning, then becoming south 15 to 20 knots early in
the afternoon veering southwest late in the afternoon. Snow
showers likely, slight chance of showers and light freezing rain
in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet building to 2 to 4 feet late
in the morning, then subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the afternoon.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

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




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