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NWS Forecast

FZUS63 KMQT 231956
GLFLS

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
356 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

SYNOPSIS
HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.2 INCHES CURRENTLY CENTERED OVER
NORTHERN MINNESOTA WILL MOVE OVER THE UPPER GREAT LAKES TONIGHT. THE
HIGH WILL WEAKEN TO 30.1 INCHES AS IT DRIFTS OVER THE OHIO VALLEY
FRIDAY AND MOVES OFF THE EAST COAST SATURDAY. A 29.5 INCH LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER SOUTHERN SASKATCHEWAN FRIDAY AFTERNOON WILL MOVE
OVER THE UPPER GREAT LAKES SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT...AND REACH
THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THE LOW WILL THEN LIFT INTO
THE NORTHEAST STATES THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON AS HIGH PRESSURE OF
30.2 INCHES BUILDS ACROSS THE PLAINS STATES.

LSZ162-240400-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
356 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014 /256 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014/

LATE THIS AFTERNOON
SOUTHWEST LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2
FEET.

TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS VEERING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTH 5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING WEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.



LSZ263-240400-
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-
356 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

LATE THIS AFTERNOON
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.



LSZ264-240400-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
356 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

LATE THIS AFTERNOON
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.



LSZ265-240400-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
356 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

LATE THIS AFTERNOON
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHEAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
CALM TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

SUNDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING NORTHWEST. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.



LSZ266-240400-
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-
356 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

LATE THIS AFTERNOON
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2
FEET.

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM
TO 2 FEET.



LSZ267-240400-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
356 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

LATE THIS AFTERNOON
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING WEST.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO
5 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING SOUTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES CALM
TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM
TO 2 FEET.



LSZ261-240400-
MAFOR 2321/
SUPERIOR WEST 12400 11500 13600 11500 11400. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL 15610 12510. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL 11600 15610 11600. WAVES 3 FEET OR LESS.

SUPERIOR EAST 11620 12710 11700 12610 12600. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.



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