Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
314 AM CST Thu Nov 16 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>742-161615-
Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor-
Wilmette Harbor to Northerly Island-
Northerly Island to Calumet Harbor-
314 AM CST Thu Nov 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...Northwest winds to 30 kt becoming north 15 to 20 kt
early in the afternoon, then becoming northeast late in the
afternoon. Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly
sunny. Waves 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 kt becoming south 15 to 25 kt
after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 ft.
.FRIDAY...South winds to 30 kt. Chance of showers in the
afternoon. Waves 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft. A small craft
advisory will likely be needed.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds to 30 kt becoming southwest 10 to
20 kt after midnight. Rain showers and a chance of thunderstorms.
Waves 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft after
midnight.

$$

LMZ743>745-161615-
Calumet Harbor to Gary-Gary to Burns Harbor-
Burns Harbor to Michigan City-
314 AM CST Thu Nov 16 2017

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

.TODAY...Northwest winds to 30 kt becoming north 15 to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Waves 5 to 8 ft occasionally to
10 ft subsiding to 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 kt becoming south 15 to 25 kt
after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 to
4 ft after midnight.
.FRIDAY...South winds to 30 kt. Chance of showers in the
afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 ft. A small craft advisory will likely be
needed.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds to 30 kt. Rain showers and a chance
of thunderstorms. Waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft after
midnight.

$$


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