Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
926 PM CDT THU OCT 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>742-171015-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
926 PM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT BY MID
MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
LATE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT BECOMING NORTH IN THE
MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY
SUNNY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6
FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT LATE.

$$

LMZ743>745-171015-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
926 PM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15
TO 20 KT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT.

$$

MDB






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