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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
841 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 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 30.1 INCHES CENTERED OVER INDIANA
WILL MOVE SLOWLY EAST THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE OVER THE FAR NORTHERN PART OF THE LAKE EARLY
WEDNESDAY...AND EVENTUALLY MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN PART OF THE LAKE
WEDNESDAY EVENING. ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.2 INCHES
WILL THEN MOVE ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.
LOW PRESSURE OF 29.4 INCHES WILL ORGANIZE IN THE NORTHERN PLAINS
ON FRIDAY AND MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES ON
SATURDAY...LIKELY DEEPENING SOME AS IT DOES SO.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-170945-
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 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI NORTH

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING WEST 10 TO
20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTH LATE IN THE DAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
25 KT. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 7 TO 10 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 13 FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.

$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-170945-
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 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI SOUTH

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KT BY EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT VEERING TO
NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT FROM LATE EVENING ON.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
25 KT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT.

$$
LMZ761-170945-
MAFOR 1703/
MICHIGAN NORTH 10530 11620 12610 14620 11830. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE TONIGHT AND
WEDNESDAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT WEDNESDAY EVENING.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 11400 14610 12500 11510. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT WEDNESDAY EVENING.

$$

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