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FZUS63 KLOT 251432
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
832 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

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 30.3 INCHES WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS
ONTARIO AND THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES TODAY...WHILE AN AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE OF 29.6 INCHES MOVES FROM NEAR ST. LOUIS SOUTHEAST ACROSS
THE LOWER OHIO VALLEY INTO WESTERN KENTUCKY BY THIS EVENING. THE
CANADIAN HIGH WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS SOUTHERN QUEBEC AND NORTHERN
NEW ENGLAND TONIGHT...WITH WEAKER RIDGING AVERAGING 30.1 INCHES
MOVES SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE LAKES. ANOTHER LOW OF 29.5 INCHES WILL
MOVE QUICKLY INTO WESTERN ONTARIO MONDAY MORNING...AND WILL THEN
RAPIDLY FILL TO 29.8 INCHES AS IT MOVES SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE
WESTERN LAKES THROUGH MONDAY EVENING. THE FILLING LOW WILL MOVE
SOUTHEAST OF THE REGION TUESDAY...WITH WEAK HIGH PRESSURE RIDGING
OF 30.2 INCHES SPREADING ACROSS THE WESTERN LAKES BY EVENING.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-252245-
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-
832 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI NORTH

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
25 KT FROM LATE MORNING ON. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE. WAVES SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT OVERNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT BY
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT OVERNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT VEERING NORTHEAST EARLY THEN
BECOMING BECOMING NORTH. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING WEST. WAVES
1 TO 3 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-252245-
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-
832 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

SHEBOYGAN WI TO PENTWATER MI SOUTH

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST GALES TO 35 KT. CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 8
TO 11 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. WAVES 8 TO 11 FT
OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT
LATE.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT VEERING TO NORTHWEST.
CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KT OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NORTH TO 30 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO
7 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.

$$

LMZ761-252245-
MAFOR 2516/
MICHIGAN NORTH 11140 12130 11120 11220 11210 11310 11410. CHANCE
OF SNOW MONDAY MORNING. WAVES 5 TO 8 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 10 FT THIS
AFTERNOON...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT TONIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING.

MICHIGAN SOUTH...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...
13150 11140 11130 11220 11210 11310. CHANCE OF SNOW THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 8 TO 11 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 14 FT THIS
AFTERNOON...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FT LATE
TONIGHT AND TO 3 TO 5 FT OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FT MONDAY MORNING.

$$

KJB








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