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FZUS63 KMQT 271946
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
346 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.7 INCH LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE LOWER GREAT
LAKES WILL SHIFT TO THE NEW ENGLAND STATES BY MONDAY AFTERNOON...AS A
30.2 INCH HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER SOUTH CENTRAL CANADA AND THE
NORTHERN PLAINS BUILDS ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES. THE AREA OF HIGH
PRESSURE WILL REMAIN NEARLY STEADY THROUGH THURSDAY. AS THE LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES INTO QUEBEC ON TUESDAY AND DEEPENS TO 29.4
INCHES...A TROUGH AVERAGING 29.9 INCHES WILL BRIEFLY DEVELOP OVER
LAKE SUPERIOR ON THURSDAY. EXPECT WEAK 30.0 INCH HIGH PRESSURE TO
BUILD ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES ON FRIDAY.

LSZ162-280400-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
346 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014 /246 PM CDT SUN JUL 27 2014/

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. ISOLATED
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. ISOLATED SHOWERS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
LESS THAN 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-280400-
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-
346 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. ISOLATED SHOWERS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ264-280400-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
346 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-280400-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
346 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. ISOLATED
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ266-280400-
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-
346 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. ISOLATED
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING WEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ267-280400-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
346 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG.
ISOLATED SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING WEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ261-280400-
MAFOR 2721/
SUPERIOR WEST 11100 11600 11700 12800 11700 11610 11510. WAVES 4 FEET
OR LESS.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 14810 11810 11700 11610 11620. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 13820 12810 12710 11610. ISOLATED RAIN
SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 1 TO 4 FEET.

SUPERIOR EAST 11820 11830 12820 12810 11710 11610. WAVES 1 TO 4 FEET.

$$

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