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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
944 PM EDT MON APR 14 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 COLD FRONT IS MOVING THROUGH THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES
EARLY TONIGHT.  A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE...30.30 INCHES...WILL THEN
BUILD INTO THE REGION THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

LHZ361-150800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
944 PM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY UNTIL
11 PM...THEN SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 7 PM. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-150800-
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-
944 PM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL
11 PM. SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES BY LATE MORNING. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO
9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
12 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 7 PM. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-150800-
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-
944 PM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL
11 PM...THEN RAIN UNTIL 2 AM. SNOW AFTER 11 PM. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 7 PM. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-150800-
MAFOR 1503/
HURON NORTH 13827 11820 11720 12730 11732. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING THEN SCATTERED FLURRIES BY AFTERNOON TUESDAY.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET TUESDAY. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET TUESDAY EVENING.
210406 210305.

HURON SOUTH 13827 11820 13730 11720. SCATTERED FLURRIES TUESDAY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET TUESDAY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET TUESDAY EVENING. 210406 210305.

$$

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