Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
949 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 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>743-280900-
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
949 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 20 KT OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTH...
THEN INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. OCCASIONAL GALE FORCE GUSTS TO 35 KT ARE POSSIBLE.
RAIN OR SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

LMZ744-745-280900-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
949 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KT OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10
FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SUNNY. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES AROUND 1 FT BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. GALE FORCE GUSTS TO 35 KT ARE POSSIBLE. RAIN OR SNOW
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6
FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$


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