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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
342 AM EDT WED APR 23 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...HIGH PRESSURE...AVERAGING 30.20 INCHES...WILL BUILD INTO
THE REGION TODAY...PERSISTING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. THE NEXT
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK THROUGH THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES
THURSDAY NIGHT. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY DRAPED ACROSS THE CENTRAL GREAT
LAKES WILL LINGER THROUGH FRIDAY.

LHZ361-232000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
342 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


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LHZ362-363-232000-
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-
342 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHEAST
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


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LHZ462>464-232000-
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-
342 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


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LHZ461-231400-
MAFOR 2309/
HURON NORTH 12820 11720 13710 11800 11100.  WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO
2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. 220305.

HURON SOUTH 13820 12810 13800.  WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET TODAY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. 210406 210305.

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