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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
247 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND 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.

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSURE OF 29.2 INCHES ACROSS FAR SOUTHERN
HUDSON BAY WILL MOVE FURTHER NORTHEAST AWAY FROM THE LAKES. THE
COOL FRONT THAT PASSED THE LAKE VERY EARLY THIS MORNING WILL
WEAKEN AND DIMINISH...WITH WINDS RETURNING SOUTHERLY AGAIN BY
AFTERNOON. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.1 INCHES WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
OHIO RIVER VALLEY TONIGHT...NOT INFLUENCING THE LAKE MUCH. LOW
PRESSURE OF 29.6 INCHES WILL ENTER THE NORTHERN PLAINS ON THURSDAY
MORNING AND MOVE TO JUST NORTH OF THE GREAT LAKES BY THURSDAY
NIGHT WHILE DEEPENING TO 29.4 INCHES. THIS WILL STEER A STRONG
COLD FRONT DOWN THE LAKE DURING FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.2
INCHES WILL THEN BUILD ACROSS THE REGION BY SATURDAY NIGHT.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-021545-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE
MACKINAC BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH
FOX ISLAND 5 NM OFFSHORE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
247 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI NORTH

.TODAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KT
FROM LATE MORNING ON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FROM
LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20
KT FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
8 FT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH A FEW GUSTS TO 30 KT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 9 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 25 KT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-021545-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI 5 NM OFFSHORE
TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WILMETTE HARBOR IL TO MICHIGAN CITY IN 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ST. JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
247 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI SOUTH

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 KT
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 1
TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT BY
EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY OVERNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 25 KT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 7 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 8 FT.

$$

LMZ761-021545-
MAFOR 0209/
MICHIGAN NORTH 12600 15510. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 12610 11500 12400 13510. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

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