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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
345 AM EDT TUE JUL 8 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 NEW AREA OF LOW PRESSURE...AVERAGING 29.50 INCHES...
WILL MOVE THROUGH NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN AND NORTHERN LAKE HURON
TODAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL PULL ANOTHER COLD FRONT THROUGH ALL MARINE
AREAS BY MID AFTERNOON. WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT WILL BE LIGHT WEST TO
NORTHWEST ON WEDNESDAY BEFORE HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.20 INCHES SETTLES
OVER THE REGION BY THURSDAY. THIS HIGH WILL REMAIN IN CONTROL OF
MARINE WEATHER ON FRIDAY...UNTIL GETTING PUSHED EASTWARD BY THE NEXT
FRONT HEADING INTO THE WEEKEND.

LHZ361-082000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
345 AM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTH BY LATE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 6 PM. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-082000-
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-
345 AM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL 2 PM...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 8 AM.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-082000-
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-
345 AM EDT TUE JUL 8 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST LATE.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL 2 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 8 AM. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-081400-
MAFOR 0809/
HURON NORTH 11800 11419 11519 11610 14710. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE TODAY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. 220002.

HURON SOUTH 11510 11519 11419 11510 11610 11710 12600. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE TODAY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. 220102.

$$

SF

GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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