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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
942 AM EDT THU SEP 11 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...STRONG LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO LIFT THROUGH QUEBEC
TODAY. THIS WILL ALLOW HIGH PRESSURE TO SLOWLY BUILD INTO THE
CENTRAL GREAT LAKES TODAY AND FRIDAY...STRENGTHENING TO 30.30 INCHES
BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

LHZ361-112000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
942 AM EDT THU SEP 11 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


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LHZ362-363-112000-
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-
942 AM EDT THU SEP 11 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. WAVES 6 TO
9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS EARLY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.


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LHZ462>464-112000-
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-
942 AM EDT THU SEP 11 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS
EARLY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. SHOWERS
LIKELY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST LATE. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-112000-
MAFOR 1115/
HURON NORTH 11730 11720 11820 12810 13110. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS FRIDAY
MORNING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS FRIDAY
MORNING. 210508 210406.

HURON SOUTH 12720 12820 12810 12110. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. A CHANCE
OF WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS FRIDAY MORNING. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET FRIDAY MORNING. 210508 210406.

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