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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
339 PM EST FRI DEC 12 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 OF 30.40 INCHES CENTERED OVER KENTUCKY
WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN OVER THE WEEKEND...ALLOWING LOW PRESSURE TO
TRACK THROUGH THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL GREAT LAKES EARLY NEXT WEEK.

LHZ361-362-130915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
339 PM EST FRI DEC 12 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. PATCHY DRIZZLE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE...BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.


$$

LHZ363-462>464-130915-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
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-
339 PM EST FRI DEC 12 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. AREAS OF DRIZZLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF DRIZZLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-130915-
MAFOR 1222/
HURON NORTH 13710 14610 11610. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 220103.

HURON SOUTH 15610 11510 11610. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 220103.

$$

SF

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