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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
347 AM EDT TUE AUG 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...LOW PRESSURE...AVERAGING 29.50 INCHES...OVER QUEBEC WILL
DRAG A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT ACROSS THE REGION THIS EVENING AS IT
TRACKS INTO EASTERN CANADA. HIGH PRESSURE...AVERAGING 30.20
INCHES...WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES WEDNESDAY
THROUGH THURSDAY.

LHZ361-262000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
347 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-262000-
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-
347 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTH BY EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
BY LATE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
EVENING...BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
LATE...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTHEAST BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-262000-
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-
347 AM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHEAST LATE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
BY MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-261400-
MAFOR 2609/
HURON NORTH 11510 12610 11710 11810 12820 11720.  WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. 210204 210103.

HURON SOUTH 11410 11510 11500 11510 11110 11820 12810.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET
TONIGHT. 220103.

$$

DRK

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