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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
944 AM EDT THU AUG 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 30.20 INCHES...WILL REMAIN
OVER THE GREAT LAKES THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE...AVERAGING 29.80 INCHES...WILL WORK INTO THE WESTERN GREAT
LAKES FRIDAY NIGHT.  A SURFACE LOW...AVERAGING 29.70 INCHES...WILL
THEN LIFT THROUGH THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.

LHZ361-282000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
944 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO THE EAST. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTH LATE...BACKING TO THE
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-282000-
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-
944 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTH LATE...VEERING TO THE EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ462>464-282000-
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-
944 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-282000-
MAFOR 2815/
HURON NORTH 12800 11700 11800 11300 12400 11410. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
220002.

HURON SOUTH 13800 11100 11200 12300 11310. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING.
220102.

$$

JVC

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