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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
933 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 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...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NEW ENGLAND STATES WILL CONTINUE
TO DRIFT OFF THE ATLANTIC COAST TODAY AND TONIGHT AS THE NEXT LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE MIDWEST. A SURFACE LOW...AVERAGING
29.70 INCHES...WILL REACH CENTRAL WISCONSIN SATURDAY MORNING AND
THEN THE NORTH SHORE OF LAKE HURON SATURDAY NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL SETTLE SOUTH OF LAKE HURON TOWARD LAKE ERIE SUNDAY BEFORE
DISSIPATING SUNDAY NIGHT. SOUTH WIND WILL THEN INCREASE AGAIN MONDAY
AHEAD OF THE NEXT LOW ARRIVING IN THE MIDWEST.

LHZ361-292000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
933 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. SHOWERS
LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
EVENING...BACKING TO THE SOUTH. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-292000-
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-
933 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHEAST IN THE EVENING...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTH LATE...
VEERING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-292000-
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-
933 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHEAST IN
THE EVENING...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH BY
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.


$$

LHZ461-292000-
MAFOR 2915/
HURON NORTH 11410 12320 11410 12420 11410 11420. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET SATURDAY MORNING. 210102 210204.

HURON SOUTH 11400 12310 11410 12420 11410 11420. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT
TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SATURDAY MORNING. 220001.

$$

HLO

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