Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
342 AM CDT SAT APR 12 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.

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WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
342 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY LATE MORNING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
EARLY AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
DURING THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2
TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. WAVES
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL BE NEEDED.

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CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
342 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY LATE
MORNING.  SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT DURING
THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2
TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST TO
30 KT DURING THE EVENING AND NORTH OVERNIGHT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL BE NEEDED.


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