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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
936 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.

LHZ361-142000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
936 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN 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. SNOW SHOWERS AFTER 11 PM UNTIL 5 AM...THEN
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 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 LATE.
.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 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 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 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-142000-
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-
936 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. SHOWERS...SNOW
SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS 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. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO
9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER 6 PM. WAVES 3 TO 5 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.


$$

LHZ462>464-142000-
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-
936 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY EARLY
AFTERNOON...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. SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS
LIKELY UNTIL 11 PM...THEN SHOWERS UNTIL 2 AM. SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
11 PM. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 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 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 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. 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.


$$

LHZ461-142000-
MAFOR 1415/
HURON NORTH 11737 12730 11720 13827 11830. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE TONIGHT.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET TUESDAY MORNING. 220507.

HURON SOUTH 11549 12720 14827 11830. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET TUESDAY MORNING. 210507 210305.

$$

JVC

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