557  
FZUS53 KDLH 091615  
NSHDLH  
 
NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN  
1015 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2022  
 
FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR.  
 
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.  
 
LSZ140-141-092315-  
GRAND PORTAGE TO GRAND MARAIS MN-  
GRAND MARAIS TO TACONITE HARBOR MN-  
1015 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2022  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM CST THIS EVENING  
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO  
20 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 1 TO  
3 FEET LATE.    
TONIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF DRIZZLE AND LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS. LIGHT FREEZING RAIN LIKELY, CHANCE OF DRIZZLE AND LIGHT  
FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY THROUGH THE  
DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
2 TO 4 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 30 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING  
TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.  
 

 
 
LSZ143-092315-  
SILVER BAY HARBOR TO TWO HARBORS MN-  
1015 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2022  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES  
1 TO 2 FEET.    
TONIGHT
 
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS IN THE  
EVENING. CHANCE OF DRIZZLE, LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE, LIGHT  
FREEZING RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES  
2 TO 4 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO  
10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. SNOW  
THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.  
WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.  
 

 
 
LSZ142-092315-  
TACONITE HARBOR TO SILVER BAY HARBOR MN-  
1015 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2022  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM CST THIS EVENING  
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES  
1 TO 3 FEET.    
TONIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS  
UNTIL EARLY MORNING. DRIZZLE AND LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE LIKELY  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS EASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN  
THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN  
THE MORNING. SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES  
2 TO 4 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE  
EVENING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO  
3 FEET.  
 

 
 
LSZ144-145-092315-  
TWO HARBORS TO DULUTH MN-DULUTH MN TO PORT WING WI-  
1015 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2022  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE  
MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
TONIGHT
 
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE  
EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE THROUGH THE  
NIGHT. SNOW LIKELY, SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE AND LIGHT FREEZING  
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND  
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN  
AND LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 

 
 
LSZ146-147-092315-  
PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-  
1015 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2022  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE  
MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
TONIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS IN  
THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING  
DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS  
IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN  
THE MORNING. SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN, DRIZZLE AND LIGHT  
FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN BECOMING NORTH EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE  
OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND  
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 

 
 
LSZ150-092315-  
OUTER APOSTLE ISLANDS BEYOND 5 NM FROM MAINLAND-  
1015 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2022  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS  
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.    
TONIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE AND SNOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS  
IN THE MORNING. SNOW, DRIZZLE LIKELY, SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND  
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE LIKELY  
THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET  
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN BECOMING NORTH EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE  
OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND  
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.  
 

 
 
LSZ121-092315-  
CHEQUAMEGON BAY-BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-  
1015 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2022  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
TONIGHT
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING  
DRIZZLE AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SATURDAY
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT  
FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. SNOW LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY. WAVES  
1 FOOT OR LESS.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST EARLY  
IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 

 
 
LSZ148-092315-  
OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-  
1015 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2022  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE  
MORNING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.    
TONIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW AND  
LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN  
AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. SNOW, DRIZZLE AND LIGHT  
FREEZING DRIZZLE LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST EARLY  
IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.  
 

 
 
GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT:  
WEATHER.GOV/GREATLAKES  
 
BJH  
 
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