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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
929 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

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 WILL MOVE INTO THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES THIS
AFTERNOON AT 29.60 INCHES. THE LOW WILL SLIDE EAST OF LAKE HURON
TONIGHT...WHILE A SECONDARY LOW DEEPENS NEAR JAMES BAY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY EXPAND INTO THE GREAT LAKES AND OHIO VALLEY
FROM THE WEST WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

LHZ361-032115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
929 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST LATE
IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW LATE IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

$$

LHZ362-363-032115-
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-
929 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING. SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

$$

LHZ462>464-032115-
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-
929 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SNOW...MIXED WITH SLEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF SLEET EARLY
IN THE EVENING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

$$

LHZ461-032115-
MAFOR 0316/
HURON NORTH 11437 11337 11427 11527 13620 11720. PATCHY
DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED FLURRIES TONIGHT. SCATTERED
FLURRIES WEDNESDAY MORNING. 22MMMM.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

HURON SOUTH 11337 11437 11427 11527 11620 12610 11600. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SLEET THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SLEET...PATCHY DRIZZLE AND A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED FLURRIES AND PATCHY DRIZZLE TONIGHT. SCATTERED
FLURRIES WEDNESDAY MORNING. 22MMMM.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

$$

SC

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