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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
357 PM EST SAT NOV 22 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 WILL CONTINUE TO SHIFT OFF THE EAST COAST
TONIGHT WHILE LOW PRESSURE...AVERAGING 29.30 INCHES...CONTINUES TO
LIFT FROM ST JAMES BAY INTO QUEBEC. A LARGE AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
WILL APPROACH THE AREA SUNDAY...THEN DEEPEN TO 28.80 INCHES AS IT
LIFTS THROUGH THE WESTERN AND NORTHERN GREAT LAKES SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS TO THE
CENTRAL GREAT LAKES MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT AS COLDER AIR RUSHES IN
BEHIND A STRONG COLD FRONT.

LHZ361-230915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
357 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTH BY
LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KNOT GALES BY MID AFTERNOON. SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 12 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-230915-
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-
357 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES BY LATE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES BY MID
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY BY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 18 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 18 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
6 TO 9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
EARLY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ462-230915-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
357 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES BY MID AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ463-464-230915-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
357 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-230915-
MAFOR 2222/
HURON NORTH 11530 12520 11510 11410 13426. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 8 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2
TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND
6 FEET SUNDAY. 210507 210406.

HURON SOUTH 12526 11520 11510 11410 13426. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2
TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET
TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM
WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET SUNDAY. 210406 210305.

$$

HLO

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