Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | 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 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS53 KMKX 161705
NSHMKX

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
1105 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lake Michigan

LMZ643-162300-
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
1105 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

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

.REST OF TODAY...North wind 15 to 20 knots becoming 10 to
20 knots late in the afternoon. Gusts up to 25 knots. Chance of
snow showers around noon. Waves 4 to 6 feet subsiding to 3 to
5 feet early in the afternoon, then subsiding to 3 to 4 feet late
in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots backing west with gusts
to around 20 knots early in the morning. 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
3 to 4 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

$$
LMZ644-162300-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
1105 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

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

.REST OF TODAY...North wind 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to
15 knots early in the afternoon, then becoming north 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Chance of snow showers around
noon, then slight chance of snow showers early in the afternoon.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 3 to 4 feet late in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots backing west with gusts to around 20 knots early in the
morning. 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.

$$
LMZ645-162300-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
1105 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

.REST OF TODAY...North wind 15 to 20 knots. Chance of snow
showers late in the morning and early afternoon. Waves around
1 foot.
.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots backing west with gusts to around 20 knots early in the
morning. 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.

$$
LMZ646-162300-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
1105 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

.REST OF TODAY...North wind 15 to 20 knots backing northwest
10 to 20 knots late in the afternoon. Snow showers likely around
noon, then chance of snow showers early in the afternoon. Waves
nearly calm.
.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots backing west with gusts to around 20 knots early in the
morning. 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. Mostly 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.




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