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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
957 AM EST TUE DEC 16 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...AVERAGING 29.60 INCHES...WILL
TRACK EAST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES TODAY. A LINGERING SURFACE TROUGH
WILL BE IN PLACE THROUGH WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BE IN
PLACE FOR THE WEEKEND.

LHZ361-162115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
957 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG LATE IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. SNOW
SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
EARLY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-162115-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
957 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG LATE IN
THE MORNING. SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
LATE. SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS
AND SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ363-162115-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
957 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
LATE. AREAS OF FOG LATE IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-162115-
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-
957 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
LATE. AREAS OF FOG LATE IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-162115-
MAFOR 1616/
HURON NORTH 12216 11116 11807 11817 11727 11720 11737. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS WEDNESDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT
TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 8 FEET
WEDNESDAY MORNING. 220103.

HURON SOUTH 11316 11306 11606 11607 11627 11637 11630
11637. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS WEDNESDAY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 4
TO 6 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 8 FEET WEDNESDAY
MORNING. 220103.

$$

DRK

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