Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
552 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

WAVES ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS...WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG
WITH THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES
WHICH WILL OCCASIONALLY BE ENCOUNTERED.

LMZ740>743-131615-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
552 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT
EARLY SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SNOW IN THE EVENING...
THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS

$$

LMZ744-745-131615-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
552 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS

$$


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