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NWS Forecast

FZUS53 KMKX 271430
NSHMKX

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR WISCONSIN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
930 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN

LMZ643-272215-
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-
930 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

REST OF TODAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES
AROUND 1 FOOT.

TONIGHT
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 1
FOOT.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS...RISING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN EASING TO 5
TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10
TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY
IN THE MORNING.


LMZ644-272215-
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-
930 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

REST OF TODAY
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5
TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT.

TONIGHT
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10
KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET...BUILDING TO 2
TO 4 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


LMZ645-272215-
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-
930 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

REST OF TODAY
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS...EASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT.

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS...EASING TO 5 TO 10
KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH AROUND MIDNIGHT...THEN
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE
LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


LMZ646-272215-
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-
930 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

REST OF TODAY
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY.
WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT.

TONIGHT
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH AROUND
MIDNIGHT THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2
TO 4 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING SOUTH
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.


SEE LAKE MICHIGAN OPEN WATERS FORECAST FOR FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

WOOD