669  
FZUS53 KMKX 231505  
NSHMKX  
 
NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI  
905 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN  
 
LMZ643-232300-  
SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI-  
905 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY  
NIGHT...  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING WEST LATE  
IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE  
LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET  
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS  
VEERING NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS LATE IN THE  
EVENING, THEN VEERING NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT EASING TO 5 TO  
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING EAST WITH GUSTS  
TO AROUND 20 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO  
15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON  
RISING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS LATE IN  
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW  
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO  
4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST  
15 TO 25 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING, THEN VEERING SOUTH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT BECOMING SOUTHWEST UP TO 30 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING.  
GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS INCREASING TO 40 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING.  
RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH AROUND  
MIDNIGHT, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET  
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING,  
THEN SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING.  
 
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.  
 

 
LMZ644-232300-  
PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI-  
905 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY  
NIGHT...  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING WEST LATE  
IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE  
MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET  
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST LATE IN THE  
EVENING, THEN VEERING NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT EASING TO 5 TO  
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND  
1 FOOT.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING EAST WITH GUSTS  
TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN  
RISING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS LATE IN  
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW  
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO  
4 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
30 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
30 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING, THEN VEERING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS  
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT VEERING SOUTHWEST  
15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS EARLY IN THE  
MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH  
AROUND MIDNIGHT, THEN RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET IN THE LATE  
EVENING AND EARLY MORNING, THEN SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET EARLY IN  
THE MORNING.  
 
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.  
 

 
LMZ645-232300-  
NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI-  
905 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY  
NIGHT...  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING WEST LATE  
IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY DRIZZLE LATE IN  
THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
TONIGHT
 
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST LATE IN THE  
EVENING, THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT  
BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. PARTLY  
CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING EAST WITH GUSTS  
TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN  
RISING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS LATE IN  
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW  
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO  
4 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
30 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS LATE IN  
THE EVENING, THEN VEERING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT VEERING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS  
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS  
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH AROUND MIDNIGHT, THEN  
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET  
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET LATE IN THE EVENING, THEN SUBSIDING TO  
5 TO 7 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET EARLY IN THE  
MORNING.  
 
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.  
 

 
LMZ646-232300-  
WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL-  
905 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY  
NIGHT...  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING WEST IN  
THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE  
MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
TONIGHT
 
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST LATE IN THE  
EVENING, THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT  
BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. PARTLY  
CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 1 FOOT.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING EAST WITH GUSTS  
TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN  
RISING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS LATE IN  
THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO  
3 TO 4 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
30 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS LATE IN  
THE EVENING, THEN VEERING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT VEERING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS  
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS  
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH AROUND MIDNIGHT, THEN  
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET  
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET LATE IN THE EVENING, THEN SUBSIDING TO  
4 TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET EARLY IN THE  
MORNING.  
 
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.  
 

 
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