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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS53 KIWX

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
321 PM EST Mon Feb 26 2024

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lake Michigan

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New Buffalo MI to St Joseph MI-Michigan City IN to New Buffalo MI
321 PM EST Mon Feb 26 2024

TONIGHT
South winds 10 to 15 knots. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest and increasing to 15 to 25 knots. Gusts up to 30 knots. Rain showers with thunderstorms likely in the evening, then rain and snow showers overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Northwest winds 20 to 30 knots. A few gusts up to 35 knot gales possible. Snow showers likely in the morning. Waves 7 to 10 feet building to 8 to 12 feet.

Winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.

The water temperature at St. Joseph is 37 degrees and at Michigan City is 37 degrees.