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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1008 AM EDT WED APR 9 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 29.90 INCHES...WILL HOLD
THROUGH MID WEEK. A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...DEEPENING TO 28.80
INCHES...WILL DROP A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE EASTERN LAKES ON
THURSDAY.

LHZ361-092000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
1008 AM EDT WED APR 9 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL 2 PM...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 6 PM. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ362-363-092000-
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-
1008 AM EDT WED APR 9 2014

.REST OF TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
LATE.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 6 PM. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-092000-
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-
1008 AM EDT WED APR 9 2014

.REST OF TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 6 PM. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ461-092000-
MAFOR 0915/
HURON NORTH 11600 13400 12410 12530. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
THURSDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET THURSDAY
MORNING. 220002.

HURON SOUTH 11700 12300 12400 11410 11420 11530. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
THURSDAY MORNING. 220002.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

CB

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