Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
324 PM CDT THU OCT 30 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.

LMZ740-310345-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
324 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING WEST EARLY THIS
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST EARLY OVERNIGHT AND INCREASING
TO GALES TO 35 KT LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 1 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTH GALES TO 45 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 8 TO 12 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 16 FT BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 23 FT BY EARLY AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH GALES TO 40 KT EASING TO 30 KT BY LATE.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 14 TO 18 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 23 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SPRINKLES AND FLURRIES IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 10 TO 14 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 18 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
11 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

LMZ741-742-310345-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
324 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING WEST EARLY THIS
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST EARLY OVERNIGHT AND INCREASING
TO GALES TO 35 KT LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 1 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH STORM FORCE WINDS TO 50 KT IN THE MORNING. RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 14 TO 18 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 23 FT BUILDING TO 18 TO 23 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 28 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH GALES TO 45 KT EASING TO GALES TO
35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 18 TO
23 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 28 FT SUBSIDING TO 14 TO 18 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 23 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS TO 30 KT EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 12 TO 16 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 20 FT
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

LMZ743>745-310345-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
324 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST EARLY
OVERNIGHT AND INCREASING TO GALES TO 35 KT BY DAYBREAK. SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH STORM FORCE WINDS TO 50 KT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 14 TO 18 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 23
FT BUILDING TO 18 TO 23 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 28 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH GALES TO 45 KT EASING TO GALES TO 35 KT
LATE. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES
18 TO 23 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 28 FT SUBSIDING TO 14 TO 18 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 23 FT LATE.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KT BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 12 TO 16 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 20 FT
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 18 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

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