Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
922 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

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>742-011000-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
922 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM CST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15
TO 25 KT. SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KT INCREASING TO GALES TO 40 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 6
TO 10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 18 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH GALES TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 10 TO 14 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 18 FT
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 15 FT OVERNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 7 TO
10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

LMZ743>745-011000-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
922 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 20 KT. SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KT INCREASING TO GALES TO 35 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4
TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST GALES TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT
OVERNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 10 TO 14 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
18 FT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 7 TO 11 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10
FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$





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