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FZUS63 KLOT 251331
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
831 AM CDT MON JUL 25 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE MICHIGAN.

WAVES ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS...WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG
WITH THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES
WHICH WILL OCCASIONALLY BE ENCOUNTERED.

.SYNOPSIS...THE 29.6 INCH LOW OVER JAMES BAY WILL SLOWLY CONTINUE
NORTHEAST THROUGH THURSDAY WHILE ITS COLD FRONT. THE 30.1 INCH
HIGH OVER THE PLAINS WILL MOVE OVER THE LAKE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING
AND REMAIN RELATIVELY STATIONARY THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. A
29.9 INCH LOW FORMS OVER THE SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI VALLEY THURSDAY
AND SHIFTS OVER THE MID MISSISSIPPI VALLEY THURSDAY NIGHT.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-252130-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN SOUTH OF A LINE FROM SEUL CHOIX POINT TO THE
MACKINAC BRIDGE AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM CHARLEVOIX MI TO SOUTH
FOX ISLAND 5 NM OFFSHORE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM CHARLEVOIX TO POINT BETSIE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM POINT BETSIE TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE TO STURGEON BAY WI-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM STURGEON BAY TO TWO RIVERS WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM TWO RIVERS TO SHEBOYGAN WI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
831 AM CDT MON JUL 25 2016

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI NORTH...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING WEST. WAVES 1 TO 2
FT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.


$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-252130-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI 5 NM OFFSHORE
TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WILMETTE HARBOR IL TO MICHIGAN CITY IN 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ST. JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
831 AM CDT MON JUL 25 2016

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI SOUTH...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10
KT LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE.
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$
LMZ761-252130-
MAFOR 2515/
MICHIGAN NORTH 12620 11510 14600 11610. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 11720 11710 13600 13700. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

MDB



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