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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
356 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 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...WEAK LOW PRESSURE OVER QUEBEC WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST
AND PULL AN EQUALLY WEAK COLD FRONT THE REST OF THE WAY THROUGH THE
GREAT LAKES. THE FRONT WILL USHER HIGH PRESSURE BACK INTO THE REGION
LATER TODAY WHICH WILL THEN BE REINFORCED BY ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. THE NEXT STRONGER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS
DUE IN CENTRAL CANADA FRIDAY AND IS EXPECTED TO BRING UNSETTLED
CONDITIONS TO THE GREAT LAKES THIS WEEKEND.

LHZ361-162000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
356 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHEAST IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-162000-
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-
356 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH 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.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-162000-
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-
356 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-161400-
MAFOR 1609/
HURON NORTH 12710 12610 12510 11500 11600.  WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT.
220103.

HURON SOUTH 11810 12700 11600 13500 11600.  WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT.
220203.

$$

CB

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