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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
931 PM EDT SAT APR 12 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...LOW PRESSURE OF 29.70 INCHES WILL TRACK THROUGH THE
GREAT LAKES TONIGHT.  ADDITIONAL AREAS OF LOW PRESSURE WILL LIFT
THROUGH THE GREAT LAKES REGION THROUGH MONDAY.

LHZ361-130800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
931 PM EDT SAT APR 12 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTHWEST BY
LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE BY MID AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL 5 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS. SNOW SHOWERS AFTER 2 AM. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 2 PM...THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 7 PM. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
SOUTHEAST LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-130800-
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-
931 PM EDT SAT APR 12 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. THUNDERSTORMS
UNTIL 2 AM. SCATTERED SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
2 AM. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST BY LATE
MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST BY EARLY AFTERNOON...
BACKING TO THE NORTHEAST LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL
2 PM...THEN RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 7 PM. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTH
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-130800-
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-
931 PM EDT SAT APR 12 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTH LATE.
THUNDERSTORMS AND OCCASIONAL SHOWERS UNTIL 2 AM...THEN
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AND NUMEROUS SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTHEAST
LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL 2 PM. SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS LIKELY
UNTIL 2 AM...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS UNTIL 7 PM. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHEAST LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-130800-
MAFOR 1303/
HURON NORTH 11239 11230 11320 11416 11706 11806 11106 11116.
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS SUNDAY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS SUNDAY EVENING. 220507.

HURON SOUTH 11319 14419 11409 11309 11310. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
SUNDAY EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS SUNDAY AND SUNDAY EVENING.
210204 210103.

$$

DRK

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