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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
946 AM EDT SAT AUG 16 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...LOW PRESSURE...AVERAGING 29.70 INCHES...WILL TRACK
THROUGH THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES TODAY. THIS LOW WILL BRING A COLD
FRONT THROUGH THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES...ALONG WITH SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. THE COLD FRONT WILL SETTLE OVER THE SOUTHERN GREAT
LAKES TONIGHT AND SUNDAY. MEANWHILE A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK
THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY SUNDAY AND MONDAY...KEEPING THE CHANCE FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE SOUTHERN GREAT LAKES.

LHZ361-162000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
946 AM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-162000-
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-
946 AM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-162000-
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-
946 AM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY
LATE MORNING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-162000-
MAFOR 1615/
HURON NORTH 12629 12720 11710 12810 11800. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS SUNDAY MORNING. 220305.

HURON SOUTH 11520 11529 11619 11700 11710 12810 11800. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET TONIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING. 220204.

$$

DG

GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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