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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
935 AM EST THU JAN 22 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 OF 30.50 INCHES WILL BUILD INTO THE OHIO
VALLEY TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN APPROACH ON FRIDAY...MOVING
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...WITH A SECONDARY COLD FRONT...29.60
INCHES...SINKING SOUTH SATURDAY NIGHT.

LHZ361-222115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
935 AM EST THU JAN 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON...
THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-222115-
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-
935 AM EST THU JAN 22 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. WAVES 8 TO
12 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ462>464-222115-
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-
935 AM EST THU JAN 22 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ461-222115-
MAFOR 2216/
HURON NORTH 11710 12610 11510 12520 11530 11540. SCATTERED
FLURRIES LATE IN THE MORNING THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 5
TO 7 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 11 FEET FRIDAY MORNING.
220103.

HURON SOUTH 11700 12600 11610 12510 12530. SCATTERED FLURRIES
LATE IN THE MORNING THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT
AROUND 8 FEET FRIDAY MORNING. 220002.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

DRK

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