Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
312 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

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.

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WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
312 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING EAST FROM LATE
EVENING ON. SCATTERED SHOWERS FROM MID EVENING ON. WAVES 2 TO 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT FROM
LATE MORNING ON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8
FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST 10 TO 20
LATE. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
8 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN
BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

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CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
312 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT EARLY BECOMING EAST FROM LATE
EVENING ON. SCATTERED SHOWERS FROM MID EVENING ON. WAVES 2 TO 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT EARLY BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT...AND THEN WEST 15 TO 25 KT NEAR DAYBREAK.
SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

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