Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
922 PM CDT THU SEP 22 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>742-230345-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
922 PM CDT THU SEP 22 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT AND THEN NORTHEAST NEAR DAYBREAK. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. AREAS OF FOG POSSIBLE LATE. WAVES AROUND 1 FT
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT EARLY BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO
6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE
NEEDED.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO
6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE
NEEDED.

$$

LMZ743>745-230345-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
922 PM CDT THU SEP 22 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NORTH LATE.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES AROUND 1
FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
BY EARLY AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING EAST. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

$$

MTF


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