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OPEN LAKE FORECAST for Lake Michigan
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
254 AM CDT Fri Jul 20 2018

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 of the highest 1/3 of the wave, along with the
average height of the highest 10% of the waves which will
occasionally be encountered.

.SYNOPSIS...Low pressure of 29.6 inches over far northeast Iowa
and southeast Minnesota will deepen to 29.5 inches as it slowly
tracks across Southern Wisconsin Friday afternoon. This low will
move across the southern third of Lake Michigan tonight, then
slowly move southeast to the upper Ohio Valley through the
weekend. A high pressure ridge averaging 30.1 inches will extend
over the northern Great Plains Friday evening and slowly shift
over the Upper Midwest through the weekend.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-201530-
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-
254 AM CDT Fri Jul 20 2018

TWO RIVERS WI TO MANISTEE MI NORTH...

.TODAY...Southeast winds 15 to 25 kt becoming east. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 5 to 8 ft
occasionally to 10 ft subsiding to 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8
ft.
.TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 25 kt becoming northeast 10 to 20 kt.
Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Waves 4 to
6 ft occasionally to 8 ft subsiding to 3 to 5 ft.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 20 kt increasing to 15 to
25 kt. Chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 ft.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 kt diminishing to
10 to 20 kt. Chance of showers in the evening. Waves 4 to 6 ft
occasionally to 8 ft.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 5 ft.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 2 to 4 ft.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 kt backing to west. Waves 1 to 2 ft.


$$

LMZ567-669-671-673-868-870-872-874-201530-
Lake Michigan from Two Rivers to Sheboygan WI 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 Pentwater to Manistee MI 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-
254 AM CDT Fri Jul 20 2018

TWO RIVERS WI TO MANISTEE MI SOUTH TO WIND POINT WI TO HOLLAND
MI...

.TODAY...Southeast winds to 30 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt. Showers
likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 5 to 8 ft
occasionally to 10 ft subsiding to 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 20 kt backing to northeast. Chance of
waterspouts. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves
3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 20 kt becoming north 15 to
25 kt. Chance of waterspouts. Showers likely in the morning, then
chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 ft.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 kt diminishing to
10 to 20 kt. Chance of waterspouts. Chance of showers. Waves 3 to
5 ft.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 20 kt becoming north. Waves 3 to
5 ft.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 20 kt diminishing to 10 to
15 kt. Waves 3 to 5 ft.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 3 ft.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

LMZ080-675-777-779-876-878-201530-
Lake Michigan from Michigan City IN to St. Joseph MI 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 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 Fri Jul 20 2018

WIND POINT WI TO HOLLAND MI SOUTH...

.TODAY...South winds to 30 kt becoming southwest 15 to 25 kt.
Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 5 to 8 ft
occasionally to 10 ft subsiding to 4 to 6 ft occasionally to
8 ft.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 20 kt becoming west. Chance of
waterspouts. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves
3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 20 kt becoming north. Chance of
waterspouts. Showers likely in the morning, then chance of
showers in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 ft.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 25 kt diminishing to
10 to 20 kt. Chance of waterspouts. Chance of showers. Waves 3 to
5 ft.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 20 kt. Waves 3 to 5 ft.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 20 kt diminishing to 10 to
15 kt. Waves 3 to 5 ft.
.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 kt. Waves 1 to 3 ft.
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

$$

LMZ761-201530-
MAFOR 2009/
MICHIGAN NORTH 13336 13236 11230 11120. Chance of thunderstorms
today. Chance of showers tonight. Waves 5 to 8 ft occasionally to
10 ft subsiding to 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft today. Waves
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft tonight.


MICHIGAN CENTRAL 12346 11336 12326 12226 11126. Chance of
thunderstorms today and tonight. Chance of waterspouts tonight.
Waves 5 to 8 ft occasionally to 10 ft subsiding to 4 to 6 ft
occasionally to 8 ft today. Waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 to 4
ft tonight.


MICHIGAN SOUTH 13446 12536 11526 12626. Chance of thunderstorms
today and tonight. Chance of waterspouts tonight. Waves 5 to 8 ft
occasionally to 10 ft subsiding to 4 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft
today. Waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft tonight.

$$

BMD

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