Western Lake Superior: Forecast
WindsIssued 10:30 AM EDT 17 April 2014
Today Tonight and Friday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to southeast 15 early this evening and to light late this evening. Wind becoming northwest 15 late overnight then diminishing to light Friday afternoon.
WavesIssued 10:30 AM EDT 17 April 2014
Today Tonight and Friday Over open water waves 2 metres subsiding to one half metre this evening.
Extended ForecastIssued 03:00 AM EDT 17 April 2014
Saturday Wind east 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southeast 25 knots veering to southwest 20.
Monday Wind west 20 knots.
Weather & VisibilityIssued 10:30 AM EDT 17 April 2014
Today Tonight and Friday Snow ending near midnight. Fog patches forming near midnight and dissipating early Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow and in fog patches.
Ice Forecast*Issued 12:00 PM EDT 17 April 2014 Today Tonight and Friday Special ice warning in effect.
Open water except patches of very thick lake ice along the northwestern shore and southwest of Isle Royale. Elsewhere, 9 tenths of very thick lake ice. Consolidated very thick lake ice along most of the southern shore and from Thunder Bay northeastward. Unusual presence of ice over the central and southern sections.
*Ice Forecast and Warnings also apply to U.S. waters
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