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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
341 PM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

.SYNOPSIS...A 29.7 INCH TROUGH STRETCHING FROM CENTRAL WISCONSIN TO
WESTERN QUEBEC WILL CONTINUE TO SHIFT SOUTHEASTWARD TONIGHT AS 30.0
INCH HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER FAR NORTHWEST ONTARIO DRIFTS
SOUTHEASTWARD. THE HIGH WILL SETTLE OVER THE UPPER GREAT LAKES LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY. 29.7 INCH LOW PRESSURE OVER MANITOBA AND THE
DAKOTAS MONDAY MORNING WILL THEN TRACK ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES
ON TUESDAY BEFORE SLOWLY DISSIPATING OVER THE LOWER GREAT LAKES ON
WEDNESDAY. BY LATE WEDNESDAY...BROAD LOW PRESSURE OF 29.6
INCHES WILL DEVELOP OVER THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN HIGH PLAINS WHILE
30.1 INCH HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES OVER NORTHERN QUEBEC.

LSZ162-170345-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
341 PM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014 /241 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014/

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING EAST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ263-170345-
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-
341 PM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING EAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ264-170345-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
341 PM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING EAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ265-170345-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
341 PM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING EAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING EAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES SUBSIDING
TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ266-170345-
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-
341 PM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING EAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ267-170345-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
341 PM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

.LATE THIS AFTERNOON...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTHWEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS
THAN 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ261-170345-
MAFOR 1621/

SUPERIOR WEST 14210 11210 13220. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 12810 11110 12100 11110 12100. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS SUNDAY.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 13810 11110 14100. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SUPERIOR EAST 12820 14810 12800. WAVES 1 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS SUNDAY.

$$

MCD






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