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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
959 PM EDT FRI APR 11 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 30.10 INCHES WILL SLOWLY EXIT
THE REGION THROUGH TONIGHT.  LOW PRESSURE OF 29.70 INCHES WILL THEN
TRACK THROUGH THE GREAT LAKES LATE SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT.  A
STRONGER LOW WILL TRACK THROUGH THE GREAT LAKES REGION SUNDAY NIGHT
AND MONDAY.

LHZ361-120800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
959 PM EDT FRI APR 11 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS
AFTER 5 PM. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL 2 AM...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL 2 PM...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER 2 AM. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY UNTIL 7 PM. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
SOUTHWEST LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 5 PM. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.


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LHZ362-363-120800-
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-
959 PM EDT FRI APR 11 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER 5 PM. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL 2 AM...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHEAST LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
2 AM. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 7 PM...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


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LHZ462>464-120800-
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-
959 PM EDT FRI APR 11 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE EAST LATE. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL 2 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 7 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ461-120800-
MAFOR 1203/
HURON NORTH 11510 11610 11600 11800 11200 11210 11226 11229.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET SATURDAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SATURDAY EVENING. 220002.

HURON SOUTH 12600 12300 11200 12210 11319. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
OVERNIGHT AND SATURDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SATURDAY EVENING. 220002.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

CB

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