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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
940 PM EDT THU APR 24 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 BE FORCED
EAST BY AN APPROACHING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TONIGHT. THIS
LOW...AVERAGING 29.50 INCHES...WILL TRACK THROUGH THE SOUTHERN GREAT
LAKES ON FRIDAY. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL THEN DROP SOUTH THROUGH
THE REGION FRIDAY NIGHT ASSOCIATED WITH A SECOND AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE SKIRTING THROUGH THE NORTHERN LAKES.

LHZ361-250800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
940 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
LATE.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY
UNTIL 5 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


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LHZ362-363-250800-
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-
940 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO
THE NORTH LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL 11 AM...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY UNTIL 5 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.


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LHZ462>464-250800-
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-
940 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. RAIN UNTIL
2 PM...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL 5 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 6 PM. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-250800-
MAFOR 2503/
HURON NORTH 11210 12220 12226 11216 11110 11200. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS FRIDAY EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET FRIDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY
EVENING. 210102 210204.

HURON SOUTH 11210 11310 11220 11326 11316 11116 12810. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS FRIDAY EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
FRIDAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS FRIDAY EVENING. 220103.

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KURIMSKI

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