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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
253 AM CDT WED APR 23 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...HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.2 INCHES OVER THE WESTERN GREAT
LAKES WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES TODAY...AND
THEN SHIFT TO THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY. A
TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE AVERAGING 29.6 INCHES OVER THE CENTRAL AND
NORTHERN PLAINS WILL MOVE EAST TOWARDS THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES
THURSDAY AND THEN MOVE EAST ACROSS THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES
THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY. THIS LOW WILL THEN CONTINUE TO THE
EASTERN GREAT LAKES FRIDAY NIGHT...AS A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
AVERAGING 30.2 INCHES BUILDS EAST OVER THE UPPER MIDWEST AND
WESTERN GREAT LAKES SATURDAY...AND REMAINS SITUATED THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE WEEKEND.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-231545-
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-
253 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI NORTH

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KT
THIS MORNING...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
20 KT. SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
8 FT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.

WAVE FORECAST IS FOR ICE FREE AREAS

$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-231545-
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-
253 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI SOUTH

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT THIS
MORNING...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST.
SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT LATE.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 7 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTH. WAVES
3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY
TO 7 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.

$$

LMZ761-231545-
MAFOR 2309/
MICHIGAN NORTH 11720 12810 12900 13210. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FT TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT TONIGHT.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 11820 12810 12900 11100 12200. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT
TONIGHT.

$$

RODRIGUEZ

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