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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
346 PM EDT TUE OCT 28 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 DEEPENING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...29.20 INCHES...WILL
CONTINUE TO TRACK NORTHEAST TOWARDS HUDSON BAY. THE ASSOCIATED COLD
FRONT WILL EXIT THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON.  WINDS WILL BECOME GUSTY AS
COLD AIR BEHIND THE FRONT FILTERS OVER THE AREA AND WILL PERSIST
INTO WEDNESDAY.

LHZ361-290815-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
346 PM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-290815-
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-
346 PM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.


$$

LHZ462>464-290815-
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-
346 PM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON.
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE
EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-290815-
MAFOR 2821/
HURON NORTH 12520 11630 11530 14630. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 9
FEET. 220406.

HURON SOUTH 14520 11520 13620. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM
WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET. 220305.

$$

JVC

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