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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
348 PM EST FRI DEC 19 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 30.30 INCHES BUILDS INTO THE REGION
TONIGHT AND WILL PERSIST OVER THE GREAT LAKES THROUGH THE WEEKEND.
THE HIGH WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT EAST THROUGH THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN
GREAT LAKES BY SUNDAY EVENING AS A SHORTWAVE TROUGH TRACKS ACROSS
THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

LHZ361-200930-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
348 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ362-200930-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
348 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTH BY LATE EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY
LATE EVENING.


$$

LHZ363-200930-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
348 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHWEST BY LATE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE...THEN BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE EVENING.


$$

LHZ462>464-200930-
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-
348 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 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. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE...THEN BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE EVENING.


$$

LHZ461-200930-
MAFOR 1922/
HURON NORTH 14700 13600 11500. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. 220001.

HURON SOUTH 16700. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. 220102.

$$

RK

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