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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
841 AM CDT FRI SEP 26 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...A LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.3 INCHES SPREAD
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES AND OHIO VALLEY WILL MOVE LITTLE THROUGH
SATURDAY BEFORE IT STARTS TO BREAK DOWN INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. A
WEAK LOW OF 30.0 INCHES IS EXPECTED TO CROSS THE NORTHERN PART OF
LAKE MICHIGAN MONDAY WITH WEAK HIGH PRESSURE TAKING OVER BEHIND
IT. STRONGER LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS THE
NORTHERN PLAINS WEDNESDAY WITH ANOTHER LOW POSSIBLY PASSING CLOSER
TO THE LAKE LATE NEXT WEEK.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-262000-
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-
841 AM CDT FRI SEP 26 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI NORTH

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT VEERING TO NORTH 10 TO
20 KT MONDAY NIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-262000-
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-
841 AM CDT FRI SEP 26 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI SOUTH

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KT.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST. WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KT.
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

$$
LMZ761-262000-
MAFOR 2615/
MICHIGAN NORTH 16400. WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 11300 11200 11100 12200 13300. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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