Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
331 AM CST TUE DEC 16 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>743-161600-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
331 AM CST TUE DEC 16 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING WEST 10 TO 20 KT
THIS MORNING...THEN NORTHWEST TO 30 KT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
AREAS OF DENSE FOG AND DRIZZLE THIS MORNING. PERIODS OF RAIN
THIS MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1
TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

LMZ744-745-161600-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
331 AM CST TUE DEC 16 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING WEST 10 TO 20 KT THIS
MORNING...THEN NORTHWEST TO 30 KT EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. AREAS
OF DENSE FOG AND DRIZZLE THIS MORNING. PERIODS OF RAIN THIS
MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3
FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...
POSSIBLY MIXED WITH RAIN THIS EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
8 FT.

$$




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