Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
849 PM CST THU FEB 23 2017

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ643-241115-
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
849 PM CST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM CST
FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS RISING TO UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SNOW AND LIGHT SLEET EARLY IN THE EVENING. RAIN THROUGH
THE NIGHT. SNOW WITH POSSIBLE SLEET, THUNDERSTORMS AND FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO
9 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING.
RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. WAVES 7 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST UP
TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SLEET THROUGH AROUND MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT, THEN BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY IN
THE MORNING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND
EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON.

$$
LMZ644-645-241115-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
849 PM CST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM CST
FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS RISING TO UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SNOW AND LIGHT SLEET EARLY IN THE
EVENING. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN BACKING NORTH 10 TO 20 KNOTS LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 6 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH AROUND MIDNIGHT, THEN SNOW WITH
POSSIBLE RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING,
THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW
IN THE MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN THE
LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
LMZ646-241115-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
849 PM CST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM CST
FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS RISING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. RAIN THROUGH THE
NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING, THEN
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN RAIN LIKELY AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS RISING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH AROUND
MIDNIGHT, THEN SNOW LIKELY, SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW
IN THE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
SEE LAKE MICHIGAN OPEN WATERS FORECAST FOR SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.



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