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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
847 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

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 TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.0 INCHES WILL
MOVE FROM THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY EAST ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN
THIS AFTERNOON...WHILE AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OF 29.7 INCHES
MOVES FROM NORTHWEST ONTARIO TOWARD LAKE SUPERIOR. THIS LOW WILL
BRIEFLY DEEPEN TO 29.6 INCHES OVER LAKE SUPERIOR TONIGHT...WITH A
TRAILING COLD FRONT SWEEPING ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN EARLY MONDAY
MORNING. THE LOW WILL THEN DEEPEN TO 29.5 INCHES AS IT MOVES EAST
INTO SOUTHERN QUEBEC BY MONDAY EVENING...WHILE HIGH PRESSURE OF
30.5 INCHES BUILDS SOUTH ACROSS THE PLAINS. A SECONDARY PUSH OF
COLDER AIR WILL SURGE SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE WESTERN LAKES MONDAY
NIGHT AS THE LOW OVER SOUTHERN QUEBEC DEEPENS FURTHER TO 29.0
INCHES...AND TO 28.7 INCHES AS IT LIFTS NORTHEAST TOWARD LABRADOR
TUESDAY. ANOTHER LOW OF 29.5 INCHES WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN
LAKES WEDNESDAY...AS THE PLAINS HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.4 INCHES
SPREADS ACROSS THE GULF COAST STATES.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-162230-
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-
847 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI NORTH

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
MID MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3
TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST 15 TO 25 KT.
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT LATE.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING...INCREASING TO
WEST GALES TO 35 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST GALES TO 35 KT. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 7 TO
10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST GALES TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING
WEST TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 7 TO 10 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25
KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10
FT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST AND
INCREASING TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.

$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-162230-
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-
847 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI SOUTH

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THROUGH MID MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY MIDDAY AND
TO WEST GALES TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST GALES TO 35 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 8 TO 11 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT.
.TUESDAY...WEST GALES TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 8 TO 11 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT BACKING SOUTHWEST. CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT BECOMING WEST. CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.

$$
LMZ761-162230-
MAFOR 1616/
MICHIGAN NORTH 11537 12530 12537 12637 11630. SNOW SHOWERS LATE THIS
MORNING THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY TONIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY MORNING. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8
FT THIS EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT
OVERNIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 15530 12630. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5
FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT TODAY AND TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT MONDAY MORNING.

$$

KREIN




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