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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
949 AM EST TUE JAN 20 2015

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...WINDS WILL BE LIGHT OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS AS HIGH
PRESSURE OF 30.20 INCHES BUILDS OVER LAKE HURON LATE TODAY...AND
PERSISTS THROUGH THURSDAY.

LHZ361-202115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
949 AM EST TUE JAN 20 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE
MORNING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ362-363-202115-
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-
949 AM EST TUE JAN 20 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. 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...BACKING TO THE WEST IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE
EVENING...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ462>464-202115-
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-
949 AM EST TUE JAN 20 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ461-202115-
MAFOR 2016/
HURON NORTH 14100 11200 11300 12200. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
220001.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

HURON SOUTH 13100 14200 11200. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. 220001.

$$

RK

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