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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
922 AM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS...A 30.6 INCH HIGH JUST TO THE EAST OF THE NEW ENGLAND
STATES OVER THE ATLANTIC WILL KEEP A 30.2 INCH RIDGE STRETCHING
WESTWARD ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES THROUGH TONIGHT. BY FRIDAY...A
SECONDARY HIGH OF 30.3 INCHES WILL DEVELOP OVER THE LOWER GREAT
LAKES...WHERE IT WILL THEN SLOWLY DISSIPATE THROUGH SUNDAY. A 30.0
INCH TROUGH OVER CENTRAL CANADA ON SATURDAY NIGHT WILL SLOWLY DROP
SOUTH OVER LAKE SUPERIOR ON SUNDAY. THIS TROUGH WILL SHIFT SOUTH OF
LAKE SUPERIOR ON MONDAY...AS A 30.2 INCH RIDGE REDEVELOPS OVER
NORTHERN ONTARIO AND LAKE SUPERIOR.

LSZ162-252130-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
922 AM EDT THU SEP 25 2014 /822 AM CDT THU SEP 25 2014/

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
5 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING EAST. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-252130-
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-
922 AM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LESS THAN
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING EAST. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING EAST. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LSZ264-252130-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
922 AM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING EAST. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING EAST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-252130-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
922 AM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHEAST BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHEAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING EAST. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING EAST. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LSZ266-252130-
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-
922 AM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHEAST BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.

$$

LSZ267-252130-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
922 AM EDT THU SEP 25 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHEAST BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING EAST. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$
LSZ261-252130-
MAFOR 2515/
SUPERIOR WEST 11400 11300 12200 12300 12400. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 12400 12300 12400 12500. PATCHY FOG FRIDAY
MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
TONIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 12300 12310 11410 12510 11500. WAVES AROUND
1 FOOT THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS TONIGHT. WAVES AROUND
1 FOOT FRIDAY MORNING.

SUPERIOR EAST 11400 13300 12410 12510. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET FRIDAY MORNING.

$$

VOSS




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