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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
940 PM EST WED NOV 26 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...AVERAGING 30.20 INCHES...OVER LOWER
MICHIGAN WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT AS AN ARCTIC FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE NORTHWEST. THIS FRONT WILL SLIDE THROUGH THE
CENTRAL GREAT LAKES ON THURSDAY. AN EVEN STRONGER HIGH PRESSURE
SYSTEM...AVERAGING 30.40 INCHES...WILL THEN DRIFT THROUGH THE GREAT
LAKES THURSDAY NIGHT.

LHZ361-270915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
940 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE
EVENING.


$$

LHZ362-363-270915-
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-
940 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES POSSIBLE LATE.
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
35 KNOT GALES POSSIBLE...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-270915-
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-
940 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-270915-
MAFOR 2704/
HURON NORTH 11117 11217 11117 11817 11727 11737 19757 11747
19757 11730. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 8 FEET
THURSDAY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 9 FEET
THURSDAY EVENING. 220204.

HURON SOUTH 11800 12710 12610 13730. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THURSDAY EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7
FEET THURSDAY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND
9 FEET THURSDAY EVENING. 220002.

$$

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