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FZUS63 KMQT 230700
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
300 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.3 INCH HIGH IN THE OHIO VALLEY WILL MOVE TO NEW
ENGLAND BY THIS EVENING...WHILE KEEPING A RIDGE OF 30.2 INCHES OVER
LAKE SUPERIOR. THIS HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY
THROUGH FRIDAY WHILE STRENGTHENING FURTHER TO 30.6 INCHES. THIS WILL
KEEP LAKE SUPERIOR UNDER A RIDGE AVERAGING 30.3 INCHES THROUGH THE
SAME TIME PERIOD. ON SATURDAY...THE CENTER OF THE HIGH WILL MOVE BACK
OVER THE GREAT LAKES AT 30.2 INCHES. A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH OF 29.9
INCHES WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN PLAINS AND FAR WESTERN ONTARIO
SATURDAY.

LSZ162-231500-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
300 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014 /200 AM CDT TUE SEP 23 2014/

.EARLY THIS MORNING...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2
FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-264-231500-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE
CANAL MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER INCLUDING ISLE
ROYALE NATIONAL PARK-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
300 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2
FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM
TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-231500-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
300 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.EARLY THIS MORNING...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LESS THAN
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHEAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ266-267-231500-
LAKE SUPERIOR EAST OF A LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
AND WEST OF A LINE FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
300 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.EARLY THIS MORNING...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ261-231500-
MAFOR 2309/
SUPERIOR WEST 11610 12510 11500 11400 11300 12410. WAVES CALM TO 3
FEET.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 11620 11610 12500 11400 13410. WAVES 1 TO 4
FEET.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 11620 11610 11700 11800 11200 11310 11410
11510. WAVES CALM TO 4 FEET.

SUPERIOR EAST 12610 11500 11400 12300 12410. WAVES CALM TO 5 FEET.

$$

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