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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
350 AM EDT FRI APR 18 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...WEAKENING LOW PRESSURE...AVERAGING 30.30 INCHES...WILL
TRACK INTO QUEBEC TODAY AND PULL A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE CENTRAL
GREAT LAKES THIS MORNING. STRONG CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE...30.50
INCHES...WILL THEN SETTLE OVER THE AREA BEFORE SETTLING SOUTHEAST
OF THE AREA LATE THIS WEEKEND.

LHZ361-182000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
350 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST.
SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL 7 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-182000-
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-
350 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET
LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHEAST LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ462>464-182000-
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-
350 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL 11 AM. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
7 PM. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHEAST LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ461-181400-
MAFOR 1809/
HURON NORTH 13710 14720 11710.  WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET TODAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. 220002.

HURON SOUTH 11500 12700 11800 11100 13810. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS LATE TODAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. 220102.

$$

DG

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