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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
953 AM EST WED NOV 26 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...OVER SOUTHERN
LOWER MICHIGAN TODAY WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN...ALLOWING AN ARCTIC
FRONT TO SLIDE THROUGH THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES TOMORROW. AN EVEN
STRONGER HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FOR THURSDAY NIGHT AT 30.40
INCHES.

LHZ361-262115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
953 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.REST OF TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. NUMEROUS
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN
THE EVENING...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-262115-
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-
953 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST BY
LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES BY MID AFTERNOON.
NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
35 KNOT GALES...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-262115-
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-
953 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.REST OF TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON...
THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
LATE...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-262115-
MAFOR 2616/
HURON NORTH 11310 11210 12110 13210 11717. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. 220001.

HURON SOUTH 11300 11200 12100 11200 11300 11500 11610. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS THURSDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THURSDAY MORNING. 220001.

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