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FZUS63 KMQT 280746
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
346 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS...EXPECT A 30.5 INCH HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED NEAR HUDSON
BAY TO MOVE ONLY SLOWLY EAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO NORTHERN
QUEBEC ON SUNDAY. ON ITS SOUTHERN FLANK...A 29.8 INCH LOW PRESSURE
OVER IOWA EARLY THIS MORNING WILL DRIFT EAST THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY
TODAY AND INTO THE MID ATLANTIC STATES ON SUNDAY WHILE WEAKENING TO
30.0 INCHES. ANOTHER 29.6 INCH LOW DEVELOPING IN THE CENTRAL PLAINS
ON SATURDAY WILL FOLLOW A SIMILAR TRACK ON SUNDAY THROUGH THE OHIO
VALLEY...REACHING THE MID ATLANTIC STATES ON MONDAY WHILE WEAKENING
TO 29.9 INCHES. IN ITS WAKE...A 30.4 INCH HIGH PRESSURE IN THE
PLAINS WILL EXPAND INTO THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES ON MONDAY.

LSZ162-281600-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
346 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016 /246 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016/

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET.
.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING
TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-281600-
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-
346 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.EARLY THIS MORNING...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHEAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTHWEST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ264-281600-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
346 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.EARLY THIS MORNING...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...
THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTHWEST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-281600-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
346 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ266-281600-
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-
346 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ267-281600-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
346 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.EARLY THIS MORNING...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING NORTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

$$

LSZ261-281600-
MAFOR 2809/
SUPERIOR WEST 11120 13130 11120 11110 12100. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET TODAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
FEET TONIGHT.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 13120 11110 11100 11800 12810. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET TONIGHT.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 11220 12210 12110 11800 12700. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

SUPERIOR EAST 12220 12110 14810. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

JLA


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