Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
705 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lake Michigan

LMZ643-240500-
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
705 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots in the late evening
and early morning, then becoming north 5 to 10 knots early in the
morning. Partly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots becoming east 10 to
15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots in the late morning and
early afternoon, then becoming east 10 to 15 knots with gusts to
around 25 knots late in the afternoon. Chance of showers in the
afternoon. Waves around 1 foot building to 2 to 4 feet late in
the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East wind 15 to 25 knots veering southeast late
in the evening, then veering south after midnight becoming
southwest up to 30 knots early in the morning. Gusts up to
40 knots. Slight chance of thunderstorms through around midnight.
Rain through the night. Waves 4 to 6 feet building to 7 to 9 feet
in the late evening and early morning, then subsiding to 6 to
8 feet early in the morning.
.SUNDAY...West wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around 40 knots
easing to 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around 30 knots early in
the afternoon, then backing southwest with gusts to around
30 knots late in the afternoon. Partly sunny in the morning then
clearing. Waves 4 to 6 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ644-240500-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
705 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots veering northwest late in the
evening, then veering north after midnight easing to 5 to
10 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy. Waves around
1 foot.
.SATURDAY...Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots veering east with gusts
to around 20 knots in the late morning and early afternoon, then
rising to 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots late in
the afternoon. Rain showers likely in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 feet building to 3 to 4 feet in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East wind 15 to 25 knots veering southeast late
in the evening, then veering south after midnight becoming
southwest up to 30 knots early in the morning. Gusts up to
35 knots. Rain and slight chance of thunderstorms through around
midnight, then rain likely after midnight. Waves 4 to 6 feet
building to 7 to 9 feet in the late evening and early morning,
then subsiding to 5 to 7 feet early in the morning.
.SUNDAY...West wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around 40 knots
becoming southwest 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around 30 knots
in the afternoon. Partly sunny in the morning then clearing.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 3 to 4 feet in the late morning
and afternoon.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ645-240500-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
705 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots veering northwest late in the
evening, then becoming north 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Mostly
cloudy through around midnight then becoming partly cloudy. 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
with gusts to around 25 knots late in the afternoon. Chance of
showers and slight chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 2 feet building to 3 to 4 feet in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East wind 15 to 25 knots veering southeast late
in the evening, then veering south after midnight becoming
southwest up to 30 knots early in the morning. Gusts up to
35 knots. Rain and slight chance of thunderstorms through around
midnight, then rain likely 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.
.SUNDAY...West wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around 35 knots
becoming southwest 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around 35 knots
in the late morning and early afternoon, then becoming 15 to
20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots late in the afternoon.
Partly sunny in the morning then clearing. Waves 3 to 4 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ646-240500-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
705 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...West wind 5 to 10 knots veering northwest late in the
evening, then veering north after midnight rising to 10 to
15 knots early in the morning. Mostly cloudy. 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
with gusts to around 25 knots late in the afternoon. Rain showers
and slight chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 feet building to 3 to 4 feet in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East wind 15 to 25 knots veering southeast late
in the evening, then veering south after midnight becoming west
up to 30 knots early in the morning. Gusts up to 35 knots. Patchy
fog through around midnight. rain and slight chance of
thunderstorms through around midnight, then rain likely after
midnight. Waves 4 to 6 feet building to 6 to 8 feet late in the
evening, then subsiding to 5 to 7 feet after midnight subsiding
to 3 to 5 feet early in the morning.
.SUNDAY...West wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around 35 knots
easing to 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around 30 knots late in
the morning, then backing southwest with gusts to around 30 knots
early in the afternoon becoming 15 to 20 knots with gusts to
around 25 knots late in the afternoon. Partly sunny in the
morning then clearing. Waves 3 to 4 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
See Lake Michigan Open Waters Forecast for Monday through Wednesday.



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