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Experimental Tabular Open Lake Forecast FOR Lake Michigan
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
906 PM CDT Mon Mar 25 2019

Waves are the significant wave height - the average of the highest
1/3 of the wave spectrum.   Occasional wave height is the average of
the highest 1/10 of the wave spectrum.

.SYNOPSIS...Low pressure of 29.9 inches over western Carolinas will continue east
through the day tonight while high pressure of 30.4 inches over
southern Manitoba moves into Wisconsin. Brisk north to northeast
winds will gradually weaken into tonight.

LMZ261-362-364-366-563-565-567-868-260900-
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-
906 PM CDT Mon Mar 25 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...
WEATHER.............Clear.
SFC WINDS...........North 5 to 10 knots in the late evening and
                              early morning...becoming light and variable.
100-FT WINDS........North 10 to 15 knots in the late evening and
                              early morning...becoming light and variable.
SIG WAVES...........2 to 4 feet / around 1 meter /.
OCNL WAVES..........Around 5 feet / 2 meters /.

.TUESDAY...
WEATHER.............Sunny.
SFC WINDS...........Southwest 10 to 15 knots.
100-FT WINDS........Southwest 15 to 20 knots.
SIG WAVES...........2 to 4 feet / around 1 meter /.
OCNL WAVES..........Around 5 feet / 2 meters /.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
WEATHER.............Mostly clear.
SFC WINDS...........Southwest 15 to 20 knots.
100-FT WINDS........Southwest 20 to 25 knots.
SIG WAVES...........3 to 5 feet / 1-2 meters /.
OCNL WAVES..........Around 6 feet / 2 meters /...building to around
                              5 feet / 2 meters / after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
WEATHER.............Mostly sunny.
SFC WINDS...........South 20 to 25 knots...increasing to 30 knots
                              early in the afternoon.
100-FT WINDS........South to 30 knots...increasing to 35 knot gales
                              early in the afternoon.
SIG WAVES...........6 to 9 feet / 2-3 meters /...building to 8 to
                              12 feet / around 3 meters / early in the
                              afternoon.
OCNL WAVES..........Around 14 feet / 4 meters /...building to
                              around 11 feet / 4 meters / early in the
                              afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
WEATHER.............Mostly cloudy.
SFC WINDS...........South to 30 knots.
100-FT WINDS........South gales to 35 knots.
SIG WAVES...........10 to 14 feet / 3-4 meters /.
OCNL WAVES..........Around 16 feet / 5 meters /.


WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.
.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.THURSDAY...Chance of showers. Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots.
Waves 6 to 9 feet / 2-3 meters /.
.FRIDAY...Chance of rain in the morning. rain likely in the
afternoon, then rain. Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 5 to
7 feet / around 2 meters /.
.SATURDAY...Windy. Rain in the morning. chance of snow. chance of
rain in the afternoon and evening. North winds to 30 knots. Waves
10 to 14 feet / 3-4 meters /.

$$

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-260900-
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-
906 PM CDT Mon Mar 25 2019

.REST OF TONIGHT...
WEATHER.............Clear.
SFC WINDS...........Northeast 10 to 15 knots.
100-FT WINDS........Northeast 15 to 20 knots.
SIG WAVES...........3 to 5 feet / 1-2 meters /.
OCNL WAVES..........Around 5 feet / 2 meters /.

.TUESDAY...
WEATHER.............Sunny.
SFC WINDS...........East 5 to 10 knots...becoming southwest early
                              in the afternoon.
100-FT WINDS........East 10 to 15 knots...becoming southwest early
                              in the afternoon.
SIG WAVES...........2 to 4 feet / around 1 meter /.
OCNL WAVES..........Around 5 feet / 2 meters /.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
WEATHER.............Mostly clear.
SFC WINDS...........South 10 to 15 knots.
100-FT WINDS........South 15 to 20 knots.
SIG WAVES...........2 to 4 feet / around 1 meter /.
OCNL WAVES..........Around 5 feet / 2 meters /.

.WEDNESDAY...
WEATHER.............Sunny.
SFC WINDS...........South 15 to 20 knots.
100-FT WINDS........South 20 to 25 knots.
SIG WAVES...........3 to 5 feet / 1-2 meters /...building to 5 to 7
                              feet / around 2 meters / in the late morning
                              and afternoon.
OCNL WAVES..........Around 9 feet / 3 meters /...building to around
                              7 feet / 2 meters / in the late morning and
                              afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
WEATHER.............Partly cloudy, then mostly cloudy with chance
                              of showers in the late evening and overnight.
SFC WINDS...........South 20 to 25 knots.
100-FT WINDS........South to 30 knots.
SIG WAVES...........6 to 9 feet / 2-3 meters /.
OCNL WAVES..........Around 11 feet / 3 meters /.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.THURSDAY...Chance of showers. Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots.
Waves 5 to 7 feet / around 2 meters /.
.FRIDAY...Chance of rain in the morning. rain likely in the
afternoon, then rain. Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 4 to
6 feet / 1-2 meters /.
.SATURDAY...Windy. Rain in the morning. chance of snow. chance of
rain in the afternoon and evening. North winds to 30 knots. Waves
8 to 12 feet / around 3 meters /.

$$

LMZ761-260900-
MAFOR 2603/
MICHIGAN NORTH 11810 11800 11600 11500 12510 11520 11420. Waves 1
to 3 ft overnight. Waves 2 to 4 ft Tuesday and Tuesday evening.

MICHIGAN SOUTH 12120 12210 11300 11410 11510 11410. Waves 3 to 5
ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft overnight. Waves 2 to 4 ft Tuesday and
Tuesday evening.

$$

 

Occasional waves will only be displayed when values meet or exceed 5 feet/2 meters.

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