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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
356 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS...30.5 INCH HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER WESTERN LAKE
SUPERIOR WILL DRIFT ACROSS THE REST OF THE LAKE TODAY WHILE
WEAKENING TO 30.4 INCHES. THE HIGH WILL MOVE EAST OF THE AREA ON
SUNDAY AS A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH OF 29.6 INCHES FORMS OVER THE
NORTHERN PLAINS. THIS LOW WILL LIFT NORTHEAST INTO CANADA ON MONDAY
WHILE SWEEPING A 29.8 INCH TROUGH ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES REGION
MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. A WEAK 29.9 INCH LOW PRESSURE TROUGH
WILL CROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES WEDNESDAY.

LSZ162-011600-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
356 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014 /256 AM CDT SAT NOV 1 2014/

.EARLY THIS MORNING...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.
.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-011600-
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-
356 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

.EARLY THIS MORNING...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
15 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LSZ264-011600-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
356 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

.EARLY THIS MORNING...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...
THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-011600-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
356 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LSZ266-011600-
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-
356 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM
TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...
THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

LSZ267-011600-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
356 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
WAVES BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.

$$

LSZ261-011600-
MAFOR 0109/
SUPERIOR WEST 11510 14520 11520 12530.  WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
TONIGHT.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 11600 11610 11510 14520 11520.  WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 11800 11700 11600 11510 12410 12520.  WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

SUPERIOR EAST 11810 11800 11700 11600 12510 12520.  WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT.

$$

VOSS





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