Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
705 PM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lake Michigan

LMZ643-130500-
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
705 PM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...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 evening, then becoming west 5 to 10 knots after
midnight backing south 5 to 15 knots early in the morning. Chance
of snow after midnight. Snow early in the morning. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the late evening and
overnight.
.WEDNESDAY...South wind 15 to 20 knots backing northeast late in
the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 knots. Snow. Waves 3 to 5 feet
building to 5 to 7 feet in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to
around 30 knots backing north with gusts to around 30 knots late
in the evening, then becoming 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots after midnight backing northwest early in the morning.
Snow likely through around midnight. Waves 6 to 8 feet subsiding
to 5 to 7 feet after midnight, then subsiding to 3 to 5 feet
early in the morning.
.THURSDAY...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots backing west late in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves
3 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the afternoon.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ644-130500-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
705 PM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...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 evening, then becoming west 5 to 10 knots after
midnight backing south 5 to 15 knots early in the morning. Chance
of snow after midnight. Snow likely early in the morning. Waves
2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the late evening and
overnight.
.WEDNESDAY...South wind 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots
early in the afternoon, then becoming north 15 to 20 knots late
in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 knots. Snow. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to
around 30 knots backing north with gusts to around 30 knots late
in the evening, then becoming 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots after midnight backing northwest early in the morning.
Snow likely through around midnight. Waves 5 to 7 feet building
to 6 to 8 feet late in the evening, then subsiding to 5 to 7 feet
after midnight subsiding to 4 to 6 feet early in the morning.
.THURSDAY...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots late in the morning,
then easing to 5 to 10 knots early in the afternoon becoming west
10 to 15 knots late in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves 3 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the afternoon.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ645-130500-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
705 PM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots late in the evening, then easing to 5 to 10 knots after
midnight becoming south 10 to 15 knots early in the morning.
Chance of snow after midnight. Snow likely early in the morning.
Waves 3 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...South wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 15 to 25 knots
late in the morning, then becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots early
in the afternoon veering north 10 to 20 knots late in the
afternoon. Slight chance of light freezing rain in the morning.
Snow through the day. Waves 3 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet
in the late morning and early afternoon, then subsiding to 3 to
4 feet late in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North wind 15 to 25 knots backing northwest
15 to 20 knots early in the morning. Gusts up to 30 knots. Snow
likely through around midnight, then slight chance of snow after
midnight. Waves 4 to 6 feet building to 6 to 8 feet in the late
evening and early morning, then subsiding to 4 to 6 feet early in
the morning.
.THURSDAY...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots early in the
afternoon, then becoming west 5 to 10 knots late in the
afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
2 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ646-130500-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
705 PM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots late in the evening, then easing to 5 to 10 knots after
midnight becoming south 10 to 15 knots early in the morning.
Slight chance of snow after midnight. Chance of flurries early in
the morning. Waves 3 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet after
midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...South wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 15 to 25 knots
late in the morning, then becoming southwest 10 to 20 knots early
in the afternoon veering northwest late in the afternoon. Slight
chance of light freezing rain in the morning. Snow likely through
the day. Waves 3 to 4 feet building to 4 to 6 feet late in the
morning, then subsiding to 3 to 5 feet early in the afternoon
subsiding to 3 to 4 feet late in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North wind 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to
20 knots after midnight, then backing northwest early in the
morning. Gusts up to 30 knots. Snow likely through around
midnight, then slight chance of snow after midnight. Waves 3 to
5 feet building to 5 to 7 feet in the late evening and early
morning, then subsiding to 4 to 6 feet early in the morning.
.THURSDAY...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots easing to 5 to 10 knots early in the afternoon, then
backing west late in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

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




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