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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
347 PM EST MON DEC 15 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...LOW PRESSURE...AVERAGING 29.60 INCHES...WILL
CONTINUE TO TRACK EAST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES THROUGH TUESDAY. A
LINGERING SURFACE TROUGH WILL BE IN PLACE THROUGH WEDNESDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL THEN BE IN PLACE FOR THE WEEKEND.

LHZ361-160915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
347 PM EST MON DEC 15 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG BY LATE
EVENING. SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
EARLY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-160915-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
347 PM EST MON DEC 15 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG BY LATE
EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY BY AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST
LATE...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ363-160915-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
347 PM EST MON DEC 15 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG BY LATE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTHEAST LATE.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-160915-
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 EST MON DEC 15 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. AREAS OF FOG BY LATE EVENING. SHOWERS
LIKELY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS EARLY.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-160915-
MAFOR 1522/
HURON NORTH 11400 11410 11416 13316 12216. PATCHY FOG
TONIGHT. PATCHY FOG EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
220002.

HURON SOUTH 11400 15316 11306. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 220002.

$$

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