Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
300 AM CDT FRI MAY 20 2016

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>742-201515-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-
300 AM CDT FRI MAY 20 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KT
BY EARLY AFTERNOON...AND THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE THIS
AFTERNOON. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 1 FT BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH A FEW 20 KT GUSTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST. SUNNY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
1 TO 3 FT.

$$

LMZ743>745-201515-
CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-
BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
300 AM CDT FRI MAY 20 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...AND THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 1 FT THIS MORNING
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE IN THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTH BY LATE
EVENING. A FEW 20 KT GUSTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH A FEW 20 KT GUSTS.
MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

MTF



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