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FZUS63 KLOT 190754
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
254 AM CDT THU MAY 19 2016

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...A 30.2 INCH HIGH WILL REMAIN IN PLACE ACROSS THE
GREAT LAKES REGION THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THEREAFTER...LOW PRESSURE
AROUND 29.4 INCHES WILL SHIFT NORTHEASTWARD FROM SASKATCHEWAN TO
THE HUDSON BAY EARLY NEXT WEEK WHILE A SLIGHTLY WEAKER 29.5 INCH
LOW MOVES FROM THE HIGH PLAINS TO ONTARIO MONDAY. THIS LOW WILL
MERGE WITH THE HUDSON BAY LOW MONDAY NIGHT.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-191530-
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-
254 AM CDT THU MAY 19 2016

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI NORTH

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTH. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING WEST. WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING WEST. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST. WAVES
1 TO 2 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT VEERING TO SOUTH. WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-191530-
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-
254 AM CDT THU MAY 19 2016

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI SOUTH

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BACKING TO NORTHEAST
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BACKING TO SOUTH. WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

LMZ761-191530-
MAFOR 1909/
MICHIGAN NORTH 12400 11410 13510 12410. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 13900 12410 13310. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

KMD



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