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NWS Forecast

FZUS63 KMQT 240257
GLFLS

OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE SUPERIOR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
957 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR

SYNOPSIS
29.2 INCH LOW PRESSURE CENTERED OVER ILLINOIS WILL MOVE
TO THE NORTHEAST OVERNIGHT...REACHING NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN MONDAY
MORNING WHILE DEEPENING TO 28.9 INCHES. THE LOW WILL REACH WESTERN
QUEBEC MONDAY NIGHT. IN ITS WAKE...A 30.1 INCH HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE
WILL MOVE OVER THE UPPER GREAT LAKES TUESDAY EVENING. A LOW PRESSURE
TROUGH OF 29.8 INCHES WILL MOVE FROM THE NORTHERN PLAINS TO THE
WESTERN GREAT LAKES ON WEDNESDAY AND TO THE LOWER GREAT LAKES
THURSDAY. HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.6 INCHES OVER MANITOBA WEDNESDAY WILL
MOVE TO THE SOUTHEAST AND EXTEND FROM THE GREAT LAKES TO THE GULF
COAST ON FRIDAY.

LSZ162-241100-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF A LINE FROM SAXON HARBOR WI TO GRAND
PORTAGE MN BEYOND 5NM-
957 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014 /857 PM CST SUN NOV 23 2014/

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...

REST OF TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE
EVENING. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO
2 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. FREQUENT GALE FORCE GUSTS TO 35
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. SNOW
LIKELY. WAVES BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GALE FORCE
GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES BUILDING TO 7 TO 10
FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.

TUESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN
SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES BUILDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.



LSZ263-241100-
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-
957 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EST MONDAY THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

REST OF TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES CALM TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTH GALES TO 40 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING. SNOW. WAVES BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH GALES TO 40 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET.

TUESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.



LSZ264-241100-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM UPPER ENTRANCE TO PORTAGE CANAL TO MANITOU
ISLAND MI 5NM OFF SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
957 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EST MONDAY THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTH GALES TO 40 KNOTS. RAIN IN THE MORNING. SNOW.
WAVES BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH GALES TO 40 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS INCREASING TO GALES
TO 35 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.



LSZ265-241100-
LAKE SUPERIOR WEST OF LINE FROM MANITOU ISLAND TO MARQUETTE MI
BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE-
957 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING NORTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING
TO CALM TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS INCREASING TO GALES TO
40 KNOTS IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN IN THE
MORNING. SNOW. WAVES BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH GALES TO 40 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET.

TUESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING. SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...
THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS VEERING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.



LSZ266-241100-
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-
957 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS INCREASING TO GALES TO
35 KNOTS IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN IN THE
MORNING. SNOW. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH GALES TO 45 KNOTS. SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FEET.

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
20 TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY. FREEZING SPRAY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTH GALES TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS VEERING WEST. FREEZING
SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.



LSZ267-241100-
LAKE SUPERIOR FROM GRAND MARAIS MI TO WHITEFISH POINT MI 5NM OFF
SHORE TO THE US/CANADIAN BORDER-
957 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN. SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO CALM TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 8 TO
11 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTH GALES TO 40 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES BUILDING TO
9 TO 12 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BACKING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS VEERING WEST. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.


LSZ261-241100-
MAFOR 2404/
SUPERIOR WEST...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11816 11826 15847 19857.
PATCHY FOG. WAVES CALM TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET MONDAY. WAVES 7 TO 10 FEET MONDAY EVENING.

SUPERIOR NORTH CENTRAL...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...
11306 11126 11846 11857 14867. AREAS OF FOG OVERNIGHT AND IN THE
MORNING. FREEZING SPRAY MONDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 5
TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET MONDAY AND MONDAY EVENING.

SUPERIOR SOUTH CENTRAL...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...
11316 11206 11826 11846 12857 12867. AREAS OF FOG OVERNIGHT AND IN
THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING
TO 10 TO 14 FEET MONDAY AND MONDAY EVENING.

SUPERIOR EAST...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...
11326 11226 11116 11826 11846 11857 12867. AREAS OF FOG OVERNIGHT
AND MONDAY. SNOW MONDAY EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET MONDAY. WAVES 9 TO 12 FEET
MONDAY EVENING.



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