Eastern Lake Superior: Forecast

Winds

Issued 10:30 AM EDT 16 April 2014
Today Tonight and Thursday Wind light becoming east 10 knots this afternoon then increasing to east 15 late this evening. Wind increasing to east 20 after midnight then veering to southeast 25 early Thursday morning. Wind diminishing to southeast 15 Thursday evening.
 
 

Waves

Issued 10:30 AM EDT 16 April 2014
Today Tonight and Thursday Over open water waves one half metre building to one late this evening and to one and one half metres early Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EDT 16 April 2014
Friday Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 15 knots veering to east 15.
Sunday Wind southeast 20 knots veering to southwest 15.
 
 

Weather & Visibility

Issued 10:30 AM EDT 16 April 2014
Today Tonight and Thursday Periods of snow beginning early this evening and ending Thursday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
 
 

Ice Forecast*

Issued 12:00 PM EDT 16 April 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday Special ice warning in effect.
Open water except patches of very thick lake ice along the northern shores and southeast of the Keweenaw Peninsula and along the southern shore. Elsewhere, 9 tenths of thick lake ice including 4 tenths of very thick lake ice. Consolidated very thick lake ice along most of the shore. Unusual presence of ice over the western and central sections.

*Ice Forecast and Warnings also apply to U.S. waters

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

 
 
 

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