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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
948 PM EDT WED APR 23 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...HIGH PRESSURE...AVERAGING 30.20 INCHES...WILL CONTINUE
BUILDING INTO THE REGION OVERNIGHT...PERSISTING THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING. THE NEXT LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK THROUGH THE CENTRAL
GREAT LAKES THURSDAY NIGHT. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY DRAPED ACROSS THE
CENTRAL GREAT LAKES WILL LINGER THROUGH FRIDAY.

LHZ361-240800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
948 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER 2 AM. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SHOWERS UNTIL 2 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-240800-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
948 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 2 AM. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
LATE. SHOWERS UNTIL 2 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-240800-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
948 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTHEAST LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 2 AM. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST LATE.
SHOWERS UNTIL 2 PM. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
BY AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 5 PM. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-240800-
MAFOR 2403/
HURON NORTH 11710 11700 11800 11100 12300 11310 11210. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT AND THURSDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT THURSDAY EVENING. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 12700 11800 11100 12200 11100 11210. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS OVERNIGHT AND THURSDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THURSDAY EVENING.
220102.

$$

KURIMSKI

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