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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
951 AM EDT SAT SEP 13 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...LOW PRESSURE OF 29.90 INCHES WILL TRACK FROM EASTERN
LAKE ERIE TO SOUTHERN QUEBEC THROUGH TONIGHT.  HIGH PRESSURE...30.30
INCHES...WILL BUILD INTO THE GREAT LAKES FROM THE WEST BY TONIGHT.
THIS HIGH WILL MOVE TO THE EAST OF THE REGION BY MONDAY AS A
WEAK COLD FRONT ADVANCES INTO LOWER MICHIGAN FROM THE NORTHWEST.

LHZ361-132000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
951 AM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS
BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-132000-
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-
951 AM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. AREAS OF DRIZZLE LATE IN THE MORNING. A
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY LATE MORNING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS BY MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-132000-
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-
951 AM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY EARLY
AFTERNOON...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY LATE MORNING. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
BY MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-132000-
MAFOR 1315/
HURON NORTH 12730 12710 11700 12600 11500. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS LATE THIS MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS SUNDAY MORNING. 220305.

HURON SOUTH 11735 11730 11720 11710 12700 12600. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS LATE THIS MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS SUNDAY MORNING. 210305 210406.

$$

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