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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
937 PM EST SAT DEC 13 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...MILD AIR WILL CONTINUE TO STREAM INTO THE CENTRAL
GREAT LAKES AHEAD OF THE NEXT LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WHICH IS EXPECTED
TO TRACK ACROSS SOUTHERN MICHIGAN ON TUESDAY AT 29.70 INCHES.

LHZ361-362-140915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
937 PM EST SAT DEC 13 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY DRIZZLE AND
FOG. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PATCHY DRIZZLE AND FOG. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PATCHY DRIZZLE AND FOG. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PATCHY DRIZZLE AND FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ363-462>464-140915-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
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-
937 PM EST SAT DEC 13 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND FOG. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND FOG. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-140915-
MAFOR 1404/
HURON NORTH 11610 14710 11700 12600. PATCHY FOG. PATCHY
DRIZZLE OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY
DRIZZLE EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG. PATCHY DRIZZLE SUNDAY
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT AND SUNDAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS SUNDAY EVENING. 220103.

HURON SOUTH 11615 13715 11605 11705 12605. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS. 220102.

$$

DG

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