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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
340 AM EST SUN NOV 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...29.60 INCHES...WILL PIVOT SOUTHEAST INTO
NORTHERN ONTARIO AND LAKE SUPERIOR TONIGHT INTO MONDAY WITH AN
ARCTIC COLD FRONT SURGING THROUGH THE GREAT LAKES LATE MONDAY INTO
MONDAY NIGHT. A SECONDARY LOW PRESSURE WILL THEN DEEPEN RAPIDLY TO
28.70 INCHES FROM MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY AS IT LIFTS THROUGH
QUEBEC AHEAD OF THIS DEEPENING ARCTIC AIRMASS.

LHZ361-162115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
340 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
LATE IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS LATE. GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE
EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
IN THE EVENING...THEN BACKING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-162115-
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-
340 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING
TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH
LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO
9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
EARLY...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY LATE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS LATE...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.


$$

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-
340 AM EST SUN NOV 16 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO
30 KNOTS LATE. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET. A GALE WARNING
MAY BE NEEDED.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
EARLY...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
LATE...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-162115-
MAFOR 1610/
HURON NORTH 11527 14520 13510. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
LATE AFTERNOON TODAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM
WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET TODAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1
TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET
TONIGHT. 210204 210305.

HURON SOUTH 11527 14520 13510. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
LATE AFTERNOON TODAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT
TONIGHT. 220204.

$$

DG

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