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FZUS63 KDTX 231026 AAA
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
625 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 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...30.20 INCHES...WILL EXPAND FROM SOUTHERN
QUEBEC INTO THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES TODAY. THIS HIGH WILL THEN
REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH SUNDAY BEFORE BUILDING INTO THE MID
ATLANTIC. LOW PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO TRACK ACROSS NORTHERN ONTARIO
ON MONDAY AND DRAG A WEAKENING FRONT INTO THE GREAT LAKES.

LHZ361-232000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
625 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE EVENING...VEERING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-232000-
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-
625 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WIDESPREAD FOG. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTH LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST LATE...VEERING TO
THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTH BY
LATE MORNING...THEN VEERING TO THE WEST LATE...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-232000-
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-
625 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WIDESPREAD FOG THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST BY
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTHEAST
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
LATE...THEN BACKING TO THE EAST BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-231400-
MAFOR 2309 AMD/
HURON NORTH 14103 11103 12100 11200.  WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
220001.

HURON SOUTH 13103 12800 11100 12200.  WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
220001.

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DRK/SC

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