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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
401 AM EDT WED OCT 15 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 WILL WEAKEN TO 29.70 INCHES AS IT DRIFTS TO
LAKE ONTARIO TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY. THIS WILL CAUSE WINDS TO
DIMINISH BEFORE THE PRESSURE GRADIENT STRENGTHENS AGAIN DUE TO A
STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING FROM THE NORTHERN PLAINS TO THE
UPPER MIDWEST THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

LHZ361-152000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
401 AM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
NORTHWEST BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-152000-
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-
401 AM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-152000-
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-
401 AM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.


$$

LHZ461-151400-
MAFOR 1509/
HURON NORTH 11316 11310 11210 11200 14100. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON TODAY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS TONIGHT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
TONIGHT. 210204 210103.

HURON SOUTH 13400 11300 11200 12100 11800. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. 220001.

$$

CB

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