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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
940 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

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...HIGH PRESSURE...30.50 INCHES...OVER SOUTHERN LOWER
MICHIGAN THIS MORNING WILL EXIT EAST TODAY. LOW PRESSURE...29.80
INCHES...WILL MOVE FROM THE NORTHERN PLAINS TODAY INTO THE
NORTHERN GREAT LAKES MONDAY. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD
ACROSS THE REGION MONDAY NIGHT IN THE WAKE OF THIS LOW.

LHZ361-142115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
940 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY
LATE EVENING.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE EVENING.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ362-363-142115-
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-
940 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

.REST OF TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE
EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY LATE EVENING.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST BY
LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET BY LATE EVENING.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ462>464-142115-
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-
940 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE
EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY LATE EVENING.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST BY
LATE MORNING...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHEAST LATE...BECOMING
SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE EVENING.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ461-142115-
MAFOR 1416/
HURON NORTH 12400 13410 13417. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN
THE MORNING THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT
AROUND 7 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT
AROUND 6 FEET MONDAY MORNING. 220001.

HURON SOUTH 11500 11400 12410 11420 13427. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT
WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET MONDAY MORNING. 220102.

$$

DRK

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