Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
705 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lake Michigan

LMZ643-201700-
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
705 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

.TODAY...Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots backing southwest late in
the morning, then rising to 10 to 15 knots early in the afternoon
veering west late in the afternoon. Areas of fog in the morning.
Patchy fog in the late morning and afternoon. rain in the
morning, then chance of rain late in the morning. Rain likely in
the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the
late morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 20 knots veering northwest 15 to
20 knots late in the evening, then becoming 15 to 25 knots after
midnight easing to 10 to 20 knots early in the morning. Patchy
fog through around midnight. chance of rain and slight chance of
light freezing rain through around midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet. A
small craft advisory may be needed.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots early in the afternoon, then
easing to 5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly sunny.
Waves around 1 foot.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots veering north
late in the evening, then veering northeast after midnight rising
to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy through
around midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ644-201700-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
705 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.TODAY...West wind 5 to 10 knots backing southwest late in the
morning, then rising to 10 to 15 knots early in the afternoon
veering west late in the afternoon. Areas of fog in the morning.
Patchy fog in the late morning and afternoon. rain in the
morning, then rain likely in the late morning and early
afternoon. Rain late in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the late morning and afternoon.
.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 20 knots veering northwest 15 to
20 knots late in the evening, then becoming 10 to 20 knots after
midnight. Gusts up to 25 knots. Patchy fog through around
midnight. chance of rain and slight chance of light freezing rain
through around midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots
late in the morning, then becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots early
in the afternoon becoming north 5 to 10 knots late in the
afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves around 1 foot.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North wind 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast
10 to 15 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy through around
midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ645-201700-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
705 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.TODAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots rising to 10 to 15 knots
early in the afternoon, then veering west late in the afternoon.
Areas of fog. rain in the morning, then rain likely late in the
morning. Rain in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 15 to
20 knots in the late evening and overnight. Gusts up to 25 knots.
Patchy fog through the night. rain likely through around
midnight. Chance of light freezing rain through the night. Waves
1 to 2 feet building to 2 to 4 feet after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 10 to
20 knots late in the morning, then veering north 10 to 15 knots
early in the afternoon easing to 5 to 10 knots late in the
afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
2 feet in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North wind 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast
10 to 15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Partly cloudy
through around midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to
2 feet building to 2 to 4 feet early in the morning.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ646-201700-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
705 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.TODAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots rising to 10 to 15 knots in
the late morning and early afternoon, then veering west late in
the afternoon. Areas of fog until late afternoon. Patchy fog late
in the afternoon. rain in the morning. Rain likely late in the
morning, then rain in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 15 to
20 knots in the late evening and overnight. Patchy fog through
the night. rain through around midnight. Chance of rain, slight
chance of light freezing rain and snow after midnight. Waves 1 to
2 feet building to 2 to 4 feet early in the morning.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 10 to
20 knots late in the morning, then veering north 10 to 15 knots
early in the afternoon easing to 5 to 10 knots late in the
afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
2 feet in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North wind 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast
10 to 15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Partly cloudy
through around midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to
2 feet building to 2 to 4 feet early in the morning.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
See Lake Michigan Open Waters Forecast for Thursday through Saturday.




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