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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
355 AM EDT WED SEP 17 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 WILL BE REINFORCED BY ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. THE NEXT STRONGER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS
DUE IN CENTRAL CANADA FRIDAY AND IS EXPECTED TO BRING UNSETTLED
CONDITIONS TO THE GREAT LAKES THIS WEEKEND.

LHZ361-172000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
355 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-172000-
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-
355 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-172000-
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-
355 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET
BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
LATE.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTH
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-171400-
MAFOR 1709/
HURON NORTH 11600 13510 11610 11720 11830 11820.  WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. 220002.

HURON SOUTH 11600 13510 11500 11620 11720 11820.  WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. 220002.

$$

CB

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