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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
403 AM EST TUE NOV 29 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.0 INCH LOW PRESSURE OVER FAR SOUTHEASTERN NORTH
DAKOTA WILL WEAKEN TO 29.4 INCHES THROUGH TONIGHT. THE LOW WILL THEN
LINGER OVER THE GREAT LAKES REGION THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT. A 29.9
INCH TROUGH WILL REMAIN OVER THE UPPER GREAT LAKES THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY AS A 30.4 INCH HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE PLAINS. A RIDGE
AVERAGING 30.1 INCHES WILL MOVE OVER LAKE SUPERIOR ON SATURDAY.

LSZ162-291715-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
403 AM EST TUE NOV 29 2016 /303 AM CST TUE NOV 29 2016/

.EARLY THIS MORNING...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-291715-
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-
403 AM EST TUE NOV 29 2016

.EARLY THIS MORNING...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES
6 TO 10 FEET.
.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...POSSIBLY
MIXED WITH SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...POSSIBLY
MIXED WITH SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ264-291715-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
403 AM EST TUE NOV 29 2016

.EARLY THIS MORNING...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES
9 TO 12 FEET SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET.
.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...POSSIBLY
MIXED WITH SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH RAIN. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-291715-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
403 AM EST TUE NOV 29 2016


.EARLY THIS MORNING...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES
6 TO 9 FEET.
.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BACKING NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET...
THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ266-291715-
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-
403 AM EST TUE NOV 29 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.EARLY THIS MORNING...SOUTHEAST GALES TO 35 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES
9 TO 12 FEET SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET.
.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH RAIN. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ267-291715-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
403 AM EST TUE NOV 29 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

.EARLY THIS MORNING...SOUTHEAST GALES TO 35 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES
8 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.
.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ261-291715-
MAFOR 2910/
SUPERIOR WEST 11436 11530 13520 12510 11300. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE THIS MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY EVENING
TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FEET TONIGHT.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 11346 11436 12530 11520 12510 11400.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. WAVES 8 TO 11
FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET TODAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1
TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL...11336 11430 12530 12520 11510 11400. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY EVENING
TONIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TODAY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS TONIGHT.

SUPERIOR EAST...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11356 11446 11440 12530
11520 11510 11310. CHANCE OF SHOWERS FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY
EVENING TONIGHT. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 7 TO 11 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET TONIGHT.

$$

VOSS


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