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FZUS63 KMQT 090747
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
347 AM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS....SYNOPSIS...29.2 INCH LOW PRESSURE ACROSS CENTRAL
QUEBEC...WITH A 29.9 INCH TROUGH EXTENDING ACROSS LAKE SUPERIOR THIS
MORNING...WILL EXIT EAST TODAY AS 30.0 INCH HIGH PRESSURE PUSHES IN
FROM THE WEST. LOOK FOR THE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM TO BUILD TO 30.2
INCHES ON THURSDAY...BEFORE SLOWLY EXITING TO THE NEW ENGLAND STATES
LATE THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. 29.4 INCH LOW PRESSURE OVER NORTHERN
MANITOBA THURSDAY NIGHT IS EXPECTED TO SHIFT OVER HUDSON BAY...AND
ACROSS ONTARIO ON SUNDAY. THIS WILL ALLOW A TROUGH AVERAGING 29.8
INCHES TO CROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THAT SHOULD
DEEPEN TO 29.7 INCHES ON SUNDAY.

LSZ162-091600-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
347 AM EDT WED JUL 9 2014 /247 AM CDT WED JUL 9 2014/

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-091600-
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-
347 AM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST. PATCHY
FOG. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING WEST. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ264-091600-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
347 AM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHEAST BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING WEST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-091600-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
347 AM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

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

$$

LSZ266-091600-
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-
347 AM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

.EARLY THIS MORNING...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST. PATCHY
FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING WEST. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ267-091600-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
347 AM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

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

$$

LSZ261-091600-
MAFOR 0909/
SUPERIOR WEST 12710 11610 12510 12500 11600. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 11720 11710 12610 12620 12610. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY THIS MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 13620 12710 12610 11600. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS THIS MORNING. WAVES 3 FEET OR LESS.

SUPERIOR EAST 15620 11720 11600. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY
THIS MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

KF




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