Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
1105 AM CST Sun Dec 17 2017

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lake Michigan

LMZ643-172300-
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
1105 AM CST Sun Dec 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...East wind 10 to 15 knots easing to 5 to 10 knots
early in the afternoon, then becoming east 5 to 10 knots late in
the afternoon. Patchy fog. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots veering west late in the
evening, then becoming west 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Patchy
fog through the night. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY...West wind 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots 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. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to
2 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots easing to 10 to
20 knots after midnight, then veering west 15 to 20 knots early
in the morning. Gusts up to 30 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to
4 feet. A small craft advisory may be needed.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ644-172300-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
1105 AM CST Sun Dec 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...East wind 10 to 15 knots easing to 5 to 10 knots
early in the afternoon, then becoming east 5 to 10 knots late in
the afternoon. Patchy fog through the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots backing west late in the
evening, then becoming west 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Patchy
fog through the night. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY...West wind 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots late in the morning, then becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots early in the afternoon
rising to 15 to 20 knots late in the afternoon. Partly sunny.
Waves around 1 foot.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 10 to
20 knots late in the evening, then becoming southwest 10 to
20 knots after midnight veering west 15 to 20 knots early in the
morning. Gusts up to 30 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet in the late evening and early morning,
then subsiding to 1 to 2 feet early in the morning.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ645-172300-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
1105 AM CST Sun Dec 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...East wind 10 to 15 knots easing to 5 to 10 knots
early in the afternoon, then backing northeast late in the
afternoon. Patchy fog late in the morning and early afternoon.
Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...West wind 5 to 10 knots. Patchy fog through the night.
Waves around 1 foot.
.MONDAY...West wind 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots 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. Partly sunny. Waves around
1 foot.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 10 to
20 knots late in the evening, then becoming southwest 10 to
20 knots after midnight veering west 15 to 20 knots early in the
morning. Gusts up to 30 knots. Partly cloudy through around
midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet building
to 2 to 4 feet in the late evening and early morning, then
subsiding to 1 to 2 feet early in the morning.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ646-172300-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
1105 AM CST Sun Dec 17 2017

.REST OF TODAY...East wind 10 to 15 knots easing to 5 to 10 knots
early in the afternoon, then backing northeast late in the
afternoon. Patchy fog through the day. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet late in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...West wind 5 to 10 knots. Patchy fog through the night.
Waves around 1 foot.
.MONDAY...West wind 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots 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. Mostly cloudy. Waves
around 1 foot.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 10 to
20 knots late in the evening, then becoming southwest 10 to
20 knots after midnight veering west 15 to 20 knots early in the
morning. Gusts up to 30 knots. Partly cloudy through around
midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding
to 1 to 2 feet early in the morning.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

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



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