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FZUS63 KLOT 280737
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
237 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

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...A 29.6 INCH LOW LIES OVER NORTHEASTERN OHIO EARLY THIS
MORNING AND WILL MOVE OVER NEW ENGLAND TODAY. A RIDGE AVERAGING
30.1 INCHES SPANS FROM THE CENTRAL PLAINS ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN AND
INTO QUEBEC AND WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT EAST OF THE LAKE TODAY.
MEANWHILE...A 29.8 INCH LOW FORMS OVER THE UPPER MIDWEST THIS
AFTERNOON AND TRACKS SOUTHEAST ACROSS ILLINOIS AND INDIANA
MONDAY...THEN LIFTS TO THE EASTERN LAKES TUESDAY. A 30.0 INCH HIGH
WILL BUILD OVER THE WESTERN LAKES WEDNESDAY.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-281545-
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-
237 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI NORTH

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-281545-
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-
237 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI SOUTH

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SOUTH LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1
TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST LATE. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT BUILDING TO
1 TO 3 FT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST. WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.

$$

LMZ761-281545-
MAFOR 2809/
MICHIGAN NORTH 13400 12410 12510 11500. CHANCE OF SHOWERS TONIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 12900 11400 14310 11320. CHANCE OF SHOWERS TONIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

BMD


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