Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
322 PM CST MON DEC 22 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.

LMZ740-230445-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
322 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
THEN EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT OVERNIGHT. A FEW 30 KT GUSTS POSSIBLE
THIS EVENING. PERIODS OF RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8
FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST. CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO AROUND 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.

$$

LMZ741-742-230445-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
322 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
THIS EVENING THEN EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT OVERNIGHT. PERIODS OF
RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST. CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND
1 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED.

$$

LMZ743>745-230445-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
322 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
PERIODS OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST. CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND
1 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KT POSSIBLE. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE
DAY. SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL
LIKELY BE NEEDED.

$$

RC







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