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Here you can view any of the individual WAVEWATCH III® graphic products generated during the last six model runs. Simply follow the steps and click to choose the Model, Forecast Zone, Model Run Time, Product, and then click on a Forecast Time (0 is the nowcast, negative times are hindcasts, positive times are forecasts). Buoy information for the selected region is also given in the form of spectral plots, source term plots, and Spectral Bulletins.

Current Product Selection:
Lake Michigan (NDFD winds) (12 Hours Back)
Wind Speed and Direction
The wind speed is the 1-minute US average wind measured at a standard height of 10 meters above the ground.

Step 1: Choose a Model
Global Great Lakes
(NDFD Winds)

Step 2: Choose a Forecast Zone
Great Lakes
Great Lakes Region
Lake Erie
Lake Huron
Lake Michigan
Lake Ontario
Lake Superior

Step 3: Choose a Model Run Time
6 hours
12 hours
18 hours
24 hours
30 hours

Step 4: Choose a Product
Significant Wave Height Peak Wave Period
Wind Sea Wave Height Wind Sea Period
Primary Swell Wave Height Primary Swell Period
Secondary Swell Wave Height Secondary Swell Period
Wind Speed and Direction  

Step 5: Select a Forecast Time to view the product image
Forecast times are relative to the start time: 0Z, 6Z, 12Z, or 18Z
0 3 6 9 12 15 18 21 24 27
30 33 36 39 42 45 48 51 54 57 60 63 66
69 72 75 78 81 84 87 90 93 96 99 102 105
108 111 114 117 120 123 126 129 132 135 138 141 144

Buoy Data for Lake Michigan glwn (12 Hours Back)
Note: A tutorial on the spectral and source term graphics is available here.
Buoy ID Lat/Lon Buoy Data
45002 45.33N 86.42W Spectra Source terms Spectral Bulletin
45007 42.68N 87.03W Spectra Source terms Spectral Bulletin
SGNW3 43.75N 87.69W Spectra Source terms Spectral Bulletin

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