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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
351 AM EDT TUE OCT 28 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...A DEEPENING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...29.20 INCHES...WILL
CONTINUE TO TRACK NORTHEAST TOWARDS HUDSON BAY TODAY. THE ASSOCIATED
COLD FRONT WILL EXIT THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON.  WINDS WILL BECOME
GUSTY AS COLD AIR BEHIND THE FRONT FILTERS OVER THE AREA AND WILL
PERSIST INTO WEDNESDAY.

LHZ361-282015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
351 AM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SCATTERED SHOWERS. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH 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 THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-282015-
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-
351 AM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SCATTERED SHOWERS. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.


$$

LHZ462>464-282015-
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-
351 AM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SCATTERED SHOWERS. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.


$$

LHZ461-282015-
MAFOR 2809/
HURON NORTH 11426 11436 11530 11520 14530. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS LATE...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
BY AFTERNOON TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET TODAY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 8 FEET TONIGHT. 210204 210305.

HURON SOUTH 11416 11426 11526 12520 12530 11520. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE...THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY
AFTERNOON TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET TODAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET TONIGHT. 210103 210204.

$$

SF

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