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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
359 AM EDT MON APR 14 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...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES
TODAY.  A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE...30.30 INCHES...WILL THEN BUILD
INTO THE REGION THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

LHZ361-142015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
359 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING
TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
UNTIL 11 AM...THEN RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL 2 PM...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY LATE MORNING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 11 PM...THEN
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
LATE.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL 7 PM. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 6 PM. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-142015-
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-
359 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES BY MID
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AND SNOW SHOWERS
UNTIL 2 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO
9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
UNTIL 11 PM...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER 6 PM. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER 5 PM. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ462>464-142015-
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-
359 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
VEERING TO THE NORTH LATE. SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
UNTIL 2 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS UNTIL 11 PM...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL 2 AM. SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER 11 PM. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER 5 PM. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-142015-
MAFOR 1409/
HURON NORTH 11339 11539 11737 12730 11720 11820 11827. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND
RAIN SHOWERS LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET TODAY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET TONIGHT. 220508.

HURON SOUTH 11439 11436 11539 12720 11820 12827. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET TODAY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET
TONIGHT. 220507.

$$

SF

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