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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
400 PM EST SAT DEC 27 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...29.70 INCHES...WILL EXIT THE STRAITS AREA
INTO NORTHERN ONTARIO TONIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL FOLLOW AS
THE LOW MOVES FARTHER INTO EASTERN CANADA. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN
FOLLOW QUICKLY DURING BY MONDAY AND LAST THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE
WEEK.

LHZ361-362-280915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
400 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...VEERING TO THE WEST WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES LATE IN
THE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 12 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET LATE. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.


$$

LHZ363-462-280915-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
400 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET LATE. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.


$$

LHZ463-464-280915-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
400 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-280915-
MAFOR 2722/
HURON NORTH...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11546 11640 19650 11740
19750 11730 14620. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING
TONIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 5
TO 7 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE
HEIGHT AROUND 12 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2
TO 4 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET SUNDAY. 210507
210609.

HURON SOUTH 11530 11630 11620 11710 14610. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET...
THEN SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT
AROUND 8 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUNDAY. 220406.

$$

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