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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
336 PM EST SUN NOV 16 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...29.60 INCHES...WILL TRACK FROM NORTHERN
ONTARIO THIS EVENING TO LAKE SUPERIOR BY MONDAY MORNING. THE LOW
WILL THEN DEEPEN TO 29.40 INCHES AS IT TRACKS INTO SOUTHERN QUEBEC
MONDAY NIGHT. MEANWHILE...HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXPAND ACROSS THE OHIO
VALLEY TUESDAY AS THE LOW EXITS TO THE NORTHEAST. LOW PRESSURE IS
THEN FORECAST TO DEVELOP OVER THE GREAT LAKES REGION ON WEDNESDAY.

LHZ361-170915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
336 PM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES
LATE. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...BUILDING TO 8 TO
12 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
15 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
35 KNOT GALES...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN
BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
6 TO 9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-170915-
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-
336 PM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET... SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET
LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...INCREASING TO 30 KNOTD WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET. A GALE WARNING MAY BE NEEDED.
.TUESDAY...WEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
18 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-170915-
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-
336 PM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES LATE.  A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET... BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST GALES
TO 35 KNOTS LATE. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 18 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-170915-
MAFOR 1622/
HURON NORTH 14520 12510 11520 11630. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS
TONIGHT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND
6 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET MONDAY. 210305 210204.

HURON SOUTH 14510 11510 11500 11520 11630. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS TONIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE MONDAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET MONDAY. 210204
210103.

$$

SF/SC

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