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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
354 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

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 30.50 INCHES...WILL BUILD INTO
THE REGION DURING TODAY. A DEEPENING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...AVERAGING
29.50 INCHES...WILL LIFT THROUGH THE STRAITS ON TUESDAY AND INTO
TUESDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN BEHIND THIS LOW AND WILL
HOLD OVER THE REGION THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

LHZ361-362-022115-
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-
354 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
BY MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING. SNOW EARLY IN THE
EVENING. SNOW LIKELY LATE IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

$$

LHZ363-022115-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
354 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. SNOW.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
BY MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING. SNOW EARLY IN THE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

$$

LHZ462>464-022115-
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-
354 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SNOW. A CHANCE OF SLEET LATE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
BY MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING. SNOW AND A CHANCE OF
SLEET EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

$$

LHZ461-022115-
MAFOR 0210/
HURON NORTH 11620 12730 11720 11610 11500 12400. 22MMMM.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

HURON SOUTH 12610 11720 11710 11700 11500 12400. 22MMMM.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

$$

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