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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
347 PM EDT FRI AUG 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...HIGH PRESSURE...AVERAGING 30.10 INCHES...OVER THE
SOUTHERN GREAT LAKES WILL DROP INTO THE OHIO VALLEY TONIGHT. A
TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE...AVERAGING 29.80 INCHES...WILL DROP THROUGH
THE REGION ON SATURDAY BRINGING THE NEXT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS ACTIVITY WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN GREAT
LAKES ON SUNDAY AS A TRAILING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TRACKS ALONG THE
FRONT.

LHZ361-160800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
347 PM EDT FRI AUG 15 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-160800-
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 FRI AUG 15 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


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LHZ462>464-160800-
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 FRI AUG 15 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-160200-
MAFOR 1521/
HURON NORTH 12610 11500 12510 12529 11610. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET SATURDAY. 220103.

HURON SOUTH 11600 11500 11600 11610 14510. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR
LESS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SATURDAY. 220103.

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DRK

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