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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
945 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.9 INCH LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE CENTRAL PLAINS
WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI VALLEY THROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON AS HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.6 INCHES BUILDS INTO THE
NORTHERN PLAINS FROM SOUTH CENTRAL CANADA. THE HIGH WILL REACH THE
SOUTHEASTERN U.S. FRIDAY MORNING AS LOW PRESSURE OF 29.5 INCHES
DEVELOPS OVER THE NORTHERN HIGH PLAINS. EXPECT THE LOW TO TRACK EAST
ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES SATURDAY THEN REACH QUEBEC BY SUNDAY
MORNING.

LSZ162-262245-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
945 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014 /845 AM CST WED NOV 26 2014/

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. NUMEROUS SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BACKING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-262245-
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-
945 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 9 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING NORTH. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BACKING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

$$

LSZ264-262245-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
945 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. FREEZING
SPRAY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING
TO 6 TO 9 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING NORTH. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-262245-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
945 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS. FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BACKING NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET... THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS BACKING WEST. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.

$$

LSZ266-262245-
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-
945 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. NUMEROUS SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET... THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.

$$

LSZ267-262245-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
945 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 6 TO 9
FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS VEERING WEST. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
30 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET.

$$
LSZ261-262245-
MAFOR 2616/
SUPERIOR WEST 11147 12847 12840 12830 11820. FREEZING SPRAY.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THURSDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 7 FEET AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET
TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 11137 11147 14847 11840 11830. FREEZING
SPRAY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 7 FEET
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 10 FEET TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 11500 11600 11840 14847 11847. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. FREEZING SPRAY. WAVES 3 FEET OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES
7 TO 10 FEET THURSDAY MORNING.

SUPERIOR EAST 12410 11510 11727 13847 11837. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS
THIS AFTERNOON. FREEZING SPRAY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 8
FEET THURSDAY MORNING.

$$

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