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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
359 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.6 INCHES OVER HUDSON BAY WILL MOVE
EAST INTO THE MID ATLANTIC STATES THROUGH THURSDAY AS LOW PRESSURE
OVER THE SOUTHERN PLAINS DEEPENS TO 29.5 INCHES WHILE LIFTING INTO
THE CENTRAL PLAINS. THE LOW WILL CROSS THE OHIO VALLEY THROUGH
FRIDAY NIGHT WHILE A 30.1 INCH RIDGE EXTENDS FROM QUEBEC TO THE
UPPER GREAT LAKES. A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH OF 30.0 INCHES WILL THEN
CROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES SATURDAY INTO SATURDAY NIGHT WITH HIGH
PRESSURE OF 30.2 INCHES BUILDING FROM NORTHERN ONTARIO ACROSS THE
GREAT LAKES ON SUNDAY.

LSZ162-291600-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
359 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017 /259 AM CDT WED MAR 29 2017/

.EARLY THIS MORNING...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TODAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
25 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-291600-
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-
359 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

.EARLY THIS MORNING...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM
TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING EAST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ264-291600-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
359 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

.EARLY THIS MORNING...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING EAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING EAST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-291600-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
359 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.
.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BACKING EAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING EAST. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ266-291600-
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-
359 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BACKING EAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING NORTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
25 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM
TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ267-291600-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
359 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BACKING EAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING NORTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 20 KNOTS.
WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ261-291600-
MAFOR 2909/
SUPERIOR WEST 15220 11220 11210. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 13220 11310 14320. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 11120 11220 14210 12310. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET.

SUPERIOR EAST 12120 11220 11210 11110 12210 11310. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET.

$$

JLA


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