Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
900 PM CDT FRI MAR 17 2017

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 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>743-181015-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
900 PM CDT FRI MAR 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM CDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING WEST AT 15 TO
25 KT BY LATE EVENING...AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT OVERNIGHT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 7 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE
EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

LMZ744-745-181015-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
900 PM CDT FRI MAR 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM CDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING WEST AT 15 TO
25 KT BY LATE EVENING AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT OVERNIGHT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 30
KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE
EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$



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