Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
314 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 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.

LMZ740-310315-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
314 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KT BECOMING TEMPORARILY
NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT LATE THIS AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 KT. WINDS THEN TURNING NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT
AND INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY EARLY THIS EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PARTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING
THEN CLEARING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY
BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.

$$

LMZ741-742-310315-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
314 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT...AND THEN NORTH 10 TO 15 KT LATE. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE
MORNING THEN CLEARING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 4
TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 4 TO 6
FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.

$$

LMZ743>745-310315-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
314 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST THIS
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT BY
EARLY AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST.
MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 4 TO
7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.

$$

MTF



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