Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
349 AM CDT FRI SEP 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.

LMZ740>742-121530-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
349 AM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST. SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN WIDESPREAD SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 9 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KT BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN
THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

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CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
349 AM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO
7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KT.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES
6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING
BECOMING VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

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