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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
347 PM EDT THU APR 10 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...AROUND 30.10 INCHES WILL BUILD OVER THE
GREAT LAKES FRIDAY. BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON...A STRONG LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM...AROUND 29.60 INCHES...BEGINS TO LIFT ACROSS THE REGION.

LHZ361-110800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
347 PM EDT THU APR 10 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE BY
MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 2 PM. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL 2 AM. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL 7 PM...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
UNTIL 6 PM. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


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LHZ362-363-110800-
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-
347 PM EDT THU APR 10 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS UNTIL 2 AM. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER 7 PM. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ462>464-110800-
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-
347 PM EDT THU APR 10 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTH.
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ461-110200-
MAFOR 1021/
HURON NORTH 11610 13600 11500 11400 12410. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
FRIDAY. 220103.

HURON SOUTH 11720 14600 13400. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE
TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT
TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS FRIDAY. 220103.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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