Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
505 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lake Michigan

LMZ643-190500-
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
505 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...South 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 evening, then becoming 15 to 20 knots after midnight
easing to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy
through around midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 7 to
9 feet subsiding to 4 to 6 feet.
.MONDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots backing southeast late in the
morning, then becoming northeast 10 to 20 knots early in the
afternoon becoming 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots
late in the afternoon. Areas of fog through the day. chance of
rain in the morning. Rain and freezing rain in the afternoon.
Waves 4 to 6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast wind 15 to 20 knots backing north late
in the evening, then easing to 10 to 15 knots after midnight
veering northeast early in the morning. Patchy fog through the
night. slight chance of light freezing rain through around
midnight. Rain through the night. Waves 4 to 6 feet building to
5 to 7 feet late in the evening, then subsiding to 4 to 6 feet
after midnight subsiding to 3 to 5 feet early in the morning.
.TUESDAY...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots veering east early in the
afternoon, then backing north late in the afternoon. Rain. Waves
3 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet late in the afternoon.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ644-190500-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
505 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...South wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots becoming 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots
late in the evening, then becoming 10 to 20 knots after midnight
becoming 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Slight chance of
drizzle early in the morning. Waves 5 to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to
4 feet.
.MONDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots backing southeast late in the
morning, then backing northeast 5 to 15 knots early in the
afternoon rising to 10 to 20 knots late in the afternoon. Areas
of fog through the day. rain likely in the morning. Rain in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the late
morning and early afternoon, then building to 2 to 4 feet late in
the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast wind 15 to 20 knots backing north 10 to
20 knots late in the evening, then becoming 10 to 15 knots after
midnight veering northeast early in the morning. Patchy fog
through the night. slight chance of thunderstorms through around
midnight. Rain through the night. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to
4 to 6 feet in the late evening and early morning, then subsiding
to 3 to 4 feet early in the morning.
.TUESDAY...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots veering east late in the
morning, then veering southeast early in the afternoon backing
north late in the afternoon. Rain. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
1 to 3 feet in the afternoon.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ645-646-190500-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
505 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...South wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots becoming south 15 to 25 knots late in the evening, then
easing to 10 to 20 knots after midnight becoming 10 to 15 knots
early in the morning. Slight chance of drizzle early in the
morning. Waves 4 to 6 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet after
midnight.
.MONDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to
10 knots late in the morning, then rising to 10 to 15 knots early
in the afternoon backing northeast with gusts to around 20 knots
late in the afternoon. Areas of fog through the day. rain likely
in the morning. Rain and slight chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...North wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots becoming north 10 to 15 knots late in the evening, then
easing to 5 to 10 knots after midnight veering northeast early in
the morning. Patchy fog through the night. slight chance of
thunderstorms through around midnight. Rain through the night.
Waves 3 to 4 feet.
.TUESDAY...East wind 5 to 10 knots veering southeast 5 to
15 knots late in the morning, then veering south 10 to 15 knots
early in the afternoon becoming southwest 5 to 10 knots late in
the afternoon. Rain. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet
late in the afternoon.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

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




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