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FZUS63 KLOT 281347
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
847 AM CDT FRI AUG 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...HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.2 INCHES OVER NEW ENGLAND AND
THE MID ATLANTIC WILL MOVE VERY LITTLE THROUGH NEXT WEDNESDAY.
LOW PRESSURE OF 29.8 INCHES OVER EASTERN NEBRASKA WILL MOVE TO
EASTERN IOWA TONIGHT...WEAKENING TO 29.9 INCHES ALONG THE WAY.
THE LOW WILL DISSIPATE OVER NORTHERN ILLINOIS SATURDAY AS IT
ENCOUNTERS THE WESTERN EXTENT OF THE STATIONARY HIGH.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-282000-
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-
847 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TWO RIVERS WI TO MANISTEE MI NORTH

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
7 FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

LMZ080-567-669-671-673-675-777-779-868-870-872-874-876-878-282000-
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-
847 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TWO RIVERS WI TO MANISTEE MI SOUTH

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT VEERING TO EAST 5 TO 10
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTH. WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT VEERING TO SOUTH. WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$
LMZ761-282000-
MAFOR 2815/
MICHIGAN NORTH 12530 14520 11520 11410. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8
FT TODAY SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT TONIGHT AND
2 TO 4 FT SATURDAY MORNING.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 12410 12310 14316. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$


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