Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
948 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

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>743-271030-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
948 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT BY
MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 4
TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
WAVES BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 5 TO
8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

LMZ744-745-271030-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
948 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS DEVELOPING AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT QUICKLY BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9
FT BY MORNING.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
FEW FLURRIES IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9
FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 4 TO
7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

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