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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
826 PM CDT THU AUG 21 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...AN ELONGATED AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OF 29.7 INCHES FROM
MINNESOTA SOUTH TO THE SOUTHERN HIGH PLAINS WILL MOVE VERY LITTLE
THROUGH SATURDAY. A WEAK WARM FRONT STRETCHING FROM CENTRAL
INDIANA NORTHWEST TO NORTHERN IOWA WILL ALSO LARGELY REMAIN
NEARLY STATIONARY. THE LOW PRESSURE OVER THE PLAINS WILL
CONSOLIDATE INTO A 29.6 LOW AND MOVE NORTHWARD TO NEAR LAKE
WINNIPEG BY SUNDAY NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE AROUND 29.7 INCHES
WILL THEN ADVANCE FROM THE CENTRAL PLAINS TO THE GREAT LAKES
REGION DURING THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-221015-
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-
826 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI NORTH

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST BY EARLY
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-221015-
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-
826 PM CDT THU AUG 21 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI SOUTH

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KT BECOMING SOUTH. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$
LMZ761-221015-
MAFOR 2203/
MICHIGAN NORTH 13210 12210 12110 11210. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 13310 12400 12900 11110. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

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