Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
105 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lake Michigan

LMZ643-232300-
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
105 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...West wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
2 feet late in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots
veering northwest with gusts to around 20 knots late in the
evening, then veering north after midnight easing to 5 to
10 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots veering east with gusts
to around 20 knots late in the morning, then becoming east 10 to
15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots early in the afternoon
rising to 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots late in
the afternoon. Chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 feet building to 3 to 4 feet in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East wind 15 to 25 knots veering southeast late
in the evening, then veering south after midnight becoming
southwest up to 30 knots early in the morning. Gusts up to
40 knots. Rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms through
around midnight, then showers likely after midnight. Waves 4 to
6 feet building to 6 to 8 feet in the late evening and early
morning, then subsiding to 5 to 7 feet early in the morning.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ644-232300-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
105 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...West wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots veering northwest late in the
evening, then veering north after midnight easing to 5 to
10 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy. Waves around
1 foot.
.SATURDAY...Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots veering east with gusts
to around 20 knots in the late morning and early afternoon, then
rising to 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots late in
the afternoon. Rain showers likely in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 feet building to 3 to 4 feet in the late morning and afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East wind 15 to 25 knots veering southeast late
in the evening, then veering south after midnight becoming
southwest up to 30 knots early in the morning. Gusts up to
35 knots. Rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms through
around midnight, then rain and snow showers likely after
midnight. Waves 4 to 6 feet building to 6 to 8 feet in the late
evening and early morning, then subsiding to 4 to 6 feet early in
the morning.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ645-232300-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
105 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...West wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots veering northwest late in the
evening, then becoming north 5 to 10 knots after midnight
becoming northeast 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Partly
cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots veering east with gusts
to around 20 knots in the late morning and early afternoon, then
rising to 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots late in
the afternoon. Chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
2 feet building to 3 to 4 feet in the late morning and afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East wind 15 to 25 knots veering southeast late
in the evening, then veering south after midnight becoming
southwest up to 30 knots early in the morning. Gusts up to
35 knots. Rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms through
around midnight, then rain and snow showers likely after
midnight. Waves 4 to 6 feet building to 6 to 8 feet late in the
evening, then subsiding to 5 to 7 feet after midnight subsiding
to 3 to 5 feet early in the morning.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ646-232300-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
105 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...West wind 10 to 15 knots. Gusts up to 20 knots
early in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots veering northwest late in the
evening, then becoming north 5 to 10 knots after midnight
becoming northeast 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Partly
cloudy. Waves around 1 foot.
.SATURDAY...Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots veering east with gusts
to around 20 knots in the late morning and early afternoon, then
rising to 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots late in
the afternoon. Rain showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet
building to 3 to 4 feet in the late morning and afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East wind 15 to 25 knots veering southeast late
in the evening, then veering south after midnight becoming west
up to 30 knots early in the morning. Gusts up to 35 knots. Rain
showers and slight chance of thunderstorms through around
midnight, then rain and snow showers likely after midnight. Waves
4 to 6 feet building to 5 to 7 feet late in the evening, then
subsiding to 4 to 6 feet after midnight subsiding to 3 to 4 feet
early in the morning.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
See Lake Michigan Open Waters Forecast for Sunday through Tuesday.




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