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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
350 AM EDT TUE SEP 20 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.1 INCHES OVER THE MID MISSISSIPPI
VALLEY WILL PUSH INTO THE LOWER GREAT LAKES AND OHIO RIVER VALLEY
TONIGHT AS IT EXTENDS A 30.0 INCH RIDGE ACROSS LAKE SUPERIOR. BY
LATE WEDNESDAY THE RIDGE MOVES NORTH AND EAST ALLOWING A 29.9 INCH
LOW PRESSURE TROUGH TO MOVE INTO THE UPPER GREAT LAKES REGION WEDNESDAY
NIGHT INTO THURSDAY. A 30.2 INCH HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE OVER CENTRAL
CANADA WILL BUILD ACROSS LAKE SUPERIOR ON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

LSZ162-201600-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
350 AM EDT TUE SEP 20 2016 /250 AM CDT TUE SEP 20 2016/

.EARLY THIS MORNING...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS VEERING EAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-201600-
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-
350 AM EDT TUE SEP 20 2016

.EARLY THIS MORNING...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM
TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ264-201600-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
350 AM EDT TUE SEP 20 2016

.EARLY THIS MORNING...WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-201600-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
350 AM EDT TUE SEP 20 2016

.EARLY THIS MORNING...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHEAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM
TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ266-201600-
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-
350 AM EDT TUE SEP 20 2016

.EARLY THIS MORNING...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO
7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM
TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ267-201600-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
350 AM EDT TUE SEP 20 2016

.EARLY THIS MORNING...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ261-201600-
MAFOR 2009/
SUPERIOR WEST 12620 13520 11620 11610 11600. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 14630 11530 13620. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 11620 12630 11620 11510 11610 11620 11610.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET TONIGHT.

SUPERIOR EAST 14630 11520 11510 12610. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT.

$$

VOSS



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