Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
000
FZUS53 KLOT 212112
NSHLOT

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
312 PM CST SAT JAN 21 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.

LMZ740-741-220415-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
312 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 10 KT AND BECOMING VARIABLE DURING THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
NORTHEAST LATE. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING...THEN AREAS OF FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT SUBSIDING TO AROUND 1 FT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIDESPREAD FOG IN THE MORNING.
WAVES AROUND 1 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES
3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS

$$

LMZ742>745-220415-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
312 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 10 KT AND BECOMING VARIABLE THIS EVENING...THEN BECOMING
NORTHEAST TOWARD MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING...THEN
WIDESPREAD FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT SUBSIDING TO
AROUND 1 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES
3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE
NEEDED.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 3 TO
6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE
NEEDED.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS

$$

RATZER



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.