Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
318 PM CST SUN JAN 15 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.

LMZ740-741-160430-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
318 PM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTH EARLY THIS
EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF A WINTRY MIX LATE. WAVES AROUND 1 FT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING EAST 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF A WINTRY MIX IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 1 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH A FEW GUSTS TO 25 KT
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. AREAS OF FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4
FT LATE.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING WEST LATE IN THE
EVENING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE
DAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT THEN 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS

$$

LMZ742>745-160430-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
318 PM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS AROUND 5 KT BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KT
LATE THIS EVENING AND THEN SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
A LIGHT WINTRY MIX LATE. WAVES AROUND 1 FT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
DAY. CHANCE OF A WINTRY MIX IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 1 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. AREAS OF FOG IN THE
MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS

$$

MTF


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