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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
948 AM EDT MON AUG 24 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...SURFACE LOW PRESSURE...AVERAGING 29.50 INCHES...WILL
WEAKEN AS IT MOVES ACROSS ONTARIO TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL PUSH
A SECOND COLD FRONT THROUGH THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES TODAY...FOLLOWED
BY ANOTHER ON TUESDAY. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN EXPAND
INTO THE AREA FROM THE WEST LATE ON WEDNESDAY...AND BECOME CENTERED
OVERHEAD ON THURSDAY.

LHZ361-242015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
948 AM EDT MON AUG 24 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS.
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS.
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
SOUTHWEST LATE. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS EARLY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-242015-
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-
948 AM EDT MON AUG 24 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS EARLY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-242015-
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-
948 AM EDT MON AUG 24 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH LATE
AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS EARLY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-242015-
MAFOR 2415/
HURON NORTH 11530 11630 15620. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS TUESDAY MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET. 210305 210406.

HURON SOUTH 12530 13620 11610 12620. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS
IN THE AFTERNOON THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS TUESDAY MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE
HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET TUESDAY MORNING.
220305.

$$

SF

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