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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
951 PM EST WED NOV 19 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....29.60 INCHES...WILL TRAVERSE THE STRAITS
THIS EVENING AND DEEPEN TO 29.40 INCHES AS IT TRACKS EAST OF
GEORGIAN BAY TONIGHT. THE LOW WILL TRACK ACROSS QUEBEC ON THURSDAY
WHILE AN ASSOCIATED SURFACE TROUGH PASSES THROUGH THE EASTERN GREAT
LAKES. HIGH PRESSURE...30.50 INCHES...WILL EXPAND ACROSS THE OHIO
VALLEY ON FRIDAY...THEN MOVE TO THE EASTERN SEABOARD ON SATURDAY.

LHZ361-200915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
951 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 35 KNOT GALES WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES OVERNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...
BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET BY LATE EVENING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 15 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES
8 TO 12 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-200915-
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-
951 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...BUILDING TO
10 TO 14 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 18 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
18 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
15 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
15 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FREEZING
RAIN IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 12 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET LATE. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES.
SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY
BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
12 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-200915-
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-
951 PM EST WED NOV 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
15 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 20 TO
25 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING
TO 5 TO 7 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-200915-
MAFOR 2004/
HURON NORTH...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11647 19667 13657 13647
19657 11740 19750. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY EVENING.
WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 15 FEET
OVERNIGHT AND THURSDAY. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE
HEIGHT AROUND 14 FEET THURSDAY EVENING. 220811.

HURON SOUTH...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...12647 19667 13640 19650
13630 19650. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THURSDAY EVENING. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET WITH
MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 14 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 12 FEET
THURSDAY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 11
FEET THURSDAY EVENING. 220710.

$$

KURIMSKI

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