Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
505 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lake Michigan

LMZ643-161700-
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
505 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...North wind 15 to 20 knots. Gusts up to 25 knots.
Numerous snow showers in the morning, then scattered snow showers
late in the morning. Isolated snow showers early in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 4 to 6 feet late in the
morning, then subsiding to 3 to 5 feet early in the afternoon
subsiding to 3 to 4 feet late in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots backing west early in
the morning. Gusts up to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the late evening and
overnight.
.WEDNESDAY...West wind 15 to 20 knots backing southwest 10 to
20 knots early in the afternoon, then rising to 15 to 25 knots
late in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 knots. Partly sunny. Waves
1 to 2 feet building to 2 to 4 feet in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots veering west in
the late evening and early morning, then becoming 15 to 20 knots
early in the morning. Gusts up to 30 knots. Mostly clear. Waves
2 to 4 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ644-161700-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
505 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...North wind 15 to 20 knots. Gusts up to 25 knots.
Numerous snow showers in the morning, then scattered snow showers
late in the morning. Isolated snow showers early in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots backing west early in
the morning. Gusts up to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 3 to
4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...West wind 15 to 20 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots in the late morning and
early afternoon, then backing southwest 15 to 25 knots with gusts
to around 30 knots late in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves
1 to 2 feet building to 2 to 4 feet late in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots veering west in
the late evening and overnight. Gusts up to 30 knots. Mostly
clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ645-161700-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
505 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...North wind 10 to 15 knots rising to 15 to 20 knots in
the late morning and early afternoon, then becoming north 15 to
20 knots late in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 knots. Numerous
snow showers in the morning, then isolated snow showers in the
afternoon. Waves around 1 foot.
.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots backing west early in
the morning. Gusts up to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy through around
midnight then becoming partly cloudy. Waves around 1 foot.
.WEDNESDAY...West wind 15 to 20 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots in the late morning and
early afternoon, then backing southwest 15 to 25 knots with gusts
to around 30 knots late in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves
around 1 foot. A small craft advisory may be needed.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots veering west in
the late evening and overnight. Gusts up to 30 knots. Mostly
clear. Waves around 1 foot.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ646-161700-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
505 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots veering north 10 to
20 knots late in the morning, then becoming 15 to 20 knots early
in the afternoon backing northwest 10 to 20 knots late in the
afternoon. Numerous snow showers in the morning, then scattered
snow showers early in the afternoon. Isolated snow showers late
in the afternoon. Waves nearly calm.
.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots backing west early in
the morning. Gusts up to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy through around
midnight then becoming partly cloudy. Waves nearly calm.
.WEDNESDAY...West wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots rising to 15 to 20 knots late in the morning, then
backing southwest with gusts to around 25 knots early in the
afternoon becoming 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around 30 knots
late in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves nearly calm. A small
craft advisory may be needed.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots veering west
after midnight. Gusts up to 30 knots. Mostly clear. Waves nearly
calm.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
See Lake Michigan Open Waters Forecast for Thursday through Saturday.




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