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FZUS63 KDTX 260248
GLFSC

LAKE ST CLAIR FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
948 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

WAVES ARE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT - THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
1/3 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM. OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT IS THE AVERAGE OF
THE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM.

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSURE...29.20 INCHES...WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH
NORTHEAST AWAY FROM THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON.  THIS SYSTEM WILL
DEEPEN AS IT DOES AND WILL PRODUCE WESTERLY GALES THROUGH THE
EVENING BEFORE DIMINISHING OVERNIGHT.  SOUTHWEST WINDS THEN INCREASE
AGAIN AS THE NEXT LOW ARRIVES OVER LAKE SUPERIOR SUNDAY. ANOTHER
PERIOD OF SOUTHWEST GALES IS LIKELY AS THIS SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE
REGION. MARINE CONDITIONS WILL THEN IMPROVE CONSIDERABLY TO START
NEXT WEEK.

LCZ460-260915-
LAKE ST CLAIR-
948 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY SUNNY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE
EVENING, THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE EVENING. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...
THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW
LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

$$

DG

EXPERIMENTAL MODERNIZED OPEN LAKE FORECAST IS AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
WEATHER.GOV/DTX/GLFTABLESC

GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
WEATHER.GOV/GREATLAKES


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