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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
941 PM EST SUN DEC 28 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 30.40 INCHES...WILL SLIDE
THROUGH LAKE HURON AND LOWER MICHIGAN TONIGHT...FOLLOWED BY AN
ARCTIC COLD FRONT MONDAY. THIS FRONT WILL DISSIPATE IN FAVOR OF
RENEWED HIGH PRESSURE THROUGH TUESDAY. INCREASED WESTERLY WIND IS
EXPECTED BY WEDNESDAY AS LAKE HURON AND LOWER MICHIGAN BECOME IN
BETWEEN HIGH PRESSURE TO THE SOUTH AND BROAD LOW PRESSURE OVER
EASTERN CANADA.

LHZ361-290915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
941 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
EARLY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH LATE. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-290915-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
941 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. 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.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTH LATE...
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ363-290915-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
941 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

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


$$

LHZ462>464-290915-
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-
941 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 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.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTH LATE...
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-290915-
MAFOR 2904/
HURON NORTH 12720 15710. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY MONDAY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS MONDAY EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE
HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET MONDAY AND
MONDAY EVENING. 220305.

HURON SOUTH 14710 11810 13700. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY
MONDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT AND MONDAY. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS MONDAY EVENING. 220204.

$$

KURIMSKI

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