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FZUS63 KLOT 112002
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST for Lake Michigan
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
302 PM CDT Fri Aug 11 2017

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 of the highest 1/3 of the wave, along with the
average height of the highest 10% of the waves which will
occasionally be encountered.

.SYNOPSIS...Weak low pressure of 29.9 inches over Lake Huron will
continue to track east into Quebec Saturday. A 30.1 inch high over
the northern plains will build across the Middle and Upper
Mississippi Valley the Upper Midwest tonight and then spread over
the Great Lakes region early next week.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-120330-
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-
302 PM CDT Fri Aug 11 2017

TWO RIVERS WI TO MANISTEE MI NORTH...

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 25 kt. Chance of showers this
evening...then slight chance of showers overnight. Waves 4 to
6 ft occasionally to 8 ft.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 25 kt becoming northwest 10 to
20 kt. Waves 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft subsiding to 2 to
4 ft.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 kt diminishing to 5 to
10 kt. Waves 1 to 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less.
.SUNDAY...West winds 10 to 15 kt becoming southwest. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 kt diminishing to 5 to
10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 kt increasing to 10 to 15 kt.
Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 kt becoming west. Waves
1 ft or less.
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 kt becoming southwest 10 to 15 kt.
Waves 1 ft or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 kt becoming southeast 10 to
15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

LMZ080-567-669-671-673-675-777-779-868-870-872-874-876-878-120330-
Lake Michigan from Michigan City IN to St. Joseph MI 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Two Rivers to Sheboygan WI 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 Pentwater to Manistee MI 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-
302 PM CDT Fri Aug 11 2017

TWO RIVERS WI TO MANISTEE MI SOUTH...

.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 20 kt increasing to 15 to 25 kt.
Waves 3 to 5 ft building to 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 25 kt diminishing to 10 to 20 kt.
Waves 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 20 kt diminishing to 5 to
10 kt. Waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 kt veering to south. Waves 1 to
2 ft.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 kt diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Waves nearly calm.
.MONDAY...East winds 5 to 10 kt backing to north. Waves nearly
calm.
.MONDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 ft or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

LMZ761-120330-
MAFOR 1121/
MICHIGAN NORTH 11730 12830 11820 12830 12820. Chance of showers
this evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 4 to 7 feet
occasionally to 9 feet tonight. Waves 4 to 6 feet occasionally to
8 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet Saturday.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 16820. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 4 to 6 feet
occasionally to 8 feet tonight. Waves 4 to 6 feet occasionally to
8 feet Saturday.

$$

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