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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
356 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE HURON

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...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE...AVERAGING 30.40 INCHES...WILL
BUILD INTO THE REGION TODAY AND TONIGHT.  THIS HIGH WILL REMAIN IN
PLACE ACROSS THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

LHZ361-362-282115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
356 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTHWEST LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET LATE. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.


$$

LHZ363-462-282115-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
356 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.


$$

LHZ463-464-282115-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
356 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-282115-
MAFOR 2810/
HURON NORTH 11620 11610 13620 12720 11710. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON TODAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. 210406 210204.

HURON SOUTH 11710 14610 11610 12710. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET
TODAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT. 210305 210204.

$$

MR

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