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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
958 AM EDT FRI JUL 18 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.2 INCHES OVER THE UPPER OHIO VALLEY
WILL DRIFT EAST...MOVING OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST SATURDAY. A 30.2
INCH HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL THEN LINGER ALONG THE EAST COAST SUNDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY. MEANWHILE...LOW PRESSURE OF 29.4 INCHES CURRENTLY
CROSSING SOUTHERN MANITOBA WILL WEAKEN TO 29.5 INCHES AS IT MOVES
NORTHEAST...REACHING HUDSON BAY SATURDAY EVENING. ANOTHER 29.5 INCH
LOW PRESSURE ORGANIZING OVER SASKATCHEWAN SATURDAY EVENING WILL TRACK
TO HUDSON BAY BY MONDAY AFTERNOON. A 29.8 INCH LOW PRESSURE TROUGH
DEVELOPING OVER THE NORTHERN PLAINS MONDAY NIGHT WILL THEN SHIFT EAST
TO THE UPPER GREAT LAKES TUESDAY.

LSZ162-182200-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
958 AM EDT FRI JUL 18 2014 /858 AM CDT FRI JUL 18 2014/

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHEAST
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING
TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH. AREAS OF
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-182200-
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-
958 AM EDT FRI JUL 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH. AREAS OF
FOG. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ264-182200-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
958 AM EDT FRI JUL 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES SUBSIDING
TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-182200-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
958 AM EDT FRI JUL 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ266-182200-
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-
958 AM EDT FRI JUL 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LSZ267-182200-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
958 AM EDT FRI JUL 18 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHEAST BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM
TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$
LSZ261-182200-
MAFOR 1815/
SUPERIOR WEST 11410 12310 14420 11420. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 11410 11420 12320 14420. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 11410 11310 11320 14420 11420. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT AND SATURDAY
MORNING.

SUPERIOR EAST 11410 11310 11320 11420 11430 13420. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING.

$$

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