Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
934 AM CST Fri Jan 12 2018

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>742-122215-
Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor-
Wilmette Harbor to Northerly Island-
Northerly Island to Calumet Harbor-
934 AM CST Fri Jan 12 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...North gales to 35 kt. Freezing spray. Flurries
with a chance of light snow showers. Waves 8 to 12 ft occasionally
to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...North gales to 35 kt diminishing to 30 kt late. Freezing
spray. Light snow showers or flurries likely, mainly in the
evening. Waves 8 to 12 ft occasionally to 16 ft.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 kt. Freezing spray in the
morning. slight chance of snow showers in the morning. Waves 5 to
8 ft occasionally to 10 ft subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 kt. Mostly clear.
Waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft after midnight.

$$

LMZ743>745-122215-
Calumet Harbor to Gary-Gary to Burns Harbor-
Burns Harbor to Michigan City-
934 AM CST Fri Jan 12 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...North gales to 40 kt. Freezing spray. Light snow
showers and flurries. Waves 10 to 14 ft occasionally to 18 ft.
.TONIGHT...North gales to 35 kt diminishing to 30 kt late. Freezing
spray. Snow showers. Waves 10 to 14 ft occasionally to 18 ft
subsiding to 8 to 12 ft occasionally to 16 ft after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 kt. Freezing spray through
the day. chance of snow showers through the day. Waves 7 to 10 ft
occasionally to 13 ft subsiding to 5 to 8 ft occasionally to 10 ft
in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 kt. Slight chance of snow
showers in the evening. Waves 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft late.

$$

- Izzi



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