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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
923 AM EDT TUE APR 15 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...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE...30.40 INCHES...WILL BUILD
INTO THE REGION THROUGH TONIGHT. A WEAKENING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
WILL THEN SLOWLY SWING THROUGH THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL GREAT LAKES
WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY.

LHZ361-152000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
923 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 7 PM. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHEAST
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-152000-
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-
923 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE EVENING...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 7 PM. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER 6 PM. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTH
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-152000-
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-
923 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 7 PM.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER 6 PM. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 5 PM.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-152000-
MAFOR 1515/
HURON NORTH 11720 13730 11720 11710 11600 11500. SCATTERED
FLURRIES THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS
WEDNESDAY MORNING. 210406 210507.

HURON SOUTH 11720 13730 11720 11700 11500 11400. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING THEN SCATTERED FLURRIES BY AFTERNOON THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS WEDNESDAY MORNING. 220406.

$$

KURIMSKI

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