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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
400 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OF 29.8 INCHES FROM THE
UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY TO THE CENTRAL PLAINS WILL DEEPEN TO 29.7
INCHES AS IT CONSOLIDATES OVER THE CENTRAL PLAINS ON SATURDAY. THE
LOW WILL CONTINUE TO DEEPEN TO 29.6 INCHES AS IT MOVES ACROSS WESTERN
MINNESOTA AND THEN NORTH OF LAKE SUPERIOR SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. THIS
LOW WILL CONTINUE TO LIFT NORTHEASTWARD TO NEAR JAMES BAY TUESDAY AT
29.6 INCHES WHILE PLACING A TROUGH AVERAGING 29.9 INCHES ACROSS LAKE
SUPERIOR.

LSZ162-230400-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
400 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014 /300 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. ISOLATED
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 1
TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING WEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-230400-
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-
400 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG.
ISOLATED SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. ISOLATED
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 15 KNOTS.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ264-230400-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
400 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG.
ISOLATED SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. ISOLATED SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...
THEN BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-230400-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
400 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. PATCHY
DENSE FOG. ISOLATED SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. PATCHY DENSE FOG.
ISOLATED SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING WEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ266-230400-
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-
400 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG.
PATCHY DENSE FOG. ISOLATED SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. PATCHY DENSE FOG. ISOLATED
SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG THROUGH
MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING
TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LSZ267-230400-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
400 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. PATCHY
DENSE FOG. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. PATCHY DENSE FOG.
WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG.
WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG THROUGH MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ261-230400-
MAFOR 2221/
SUPERIOR WEST 12120 13110 13123. PATCHY FOG OVERNIGHT. ISOLATED
RAIN SHOWERS THIS EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS SATURDAY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 12213 11203 12103 11203 12213. ISOLATED RAIN
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 13213 14203 11213. PATCHY DENSE FOG TONIGHT.
ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

SUPERIOR EAST 13213 13203 12213. PATCHY DENSE FOG TONIGHT. WAVES 1
FOOT OR LESS.

$$

JLA






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