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FZUS63 KLOT 150243
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
843 PM CST FRI NOV 14 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...HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.4 INCHES CENTERED OVER IOWA AND
EXTENDING INTO CENTRAL ILLINOIS WILL GRADUALLY SETTLE OVER THE
OHIO VALLEY LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. MEANWHILE...LOW PRESSURE OF
29.3 INCHES WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY OVER HUDSON BAY. BY
SATURDAY EVENING...THE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER THE MID
ATLANTIC COAST WHILE LOW PRESSURE OF 29.6 INCHES DROPS SOUTH
THROUGH MANITOBA. THIS LOW WILL TRACK TO THE UPPER GREAT LAKES BY
SUNDAY NIGHT WHILE ANOTHER LOW OF 29.8 INCHES DEVELOPS OVER THE
CENTRAL GULF COAST. THE GREAT LAKES LOW WILL TRACK TO THE
EAST...DRAGGING A COLD FRONT ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN MONDAY...WHILE
THE GULF LOW TRACKS NORTHEAST TO THE MID ATLANTIC REGION WHILE
DEEPENING TO 29.5 INCHES.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-151045-
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-
843 PM CST FRI NOV 14 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI NORTH

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT VEERING TO WEST LATE.
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO
8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 8 TO 11 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
8 TO 11 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
6 TO 9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT.

$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-151045-
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-
843 PM CST FRI NOV 14 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI SOUTH

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 7 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SNOW. WAVES 4 TO
6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN THE
EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES
4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO
9 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 11 FT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 8 TO 11 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
8 TO 12 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 15 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 7 TO 10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT.

$$
LMZ761-151045-
MAFOR 1504/
MICHIGAN NORTH 12520 15630. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO WAVES 4
TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT LATE SATURDAY.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 13620 14520 11527. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT LATE SATURDAY.

$$

KMD








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