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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
945 AM EDT THU APR 10 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...A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...DEEPENING TO 28.80
INCHES...WILL DROP A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE EASTERN LAKES TODAY. A
STRONGER LOW WILL LIFT ACROSS THE NORTHER GREAT LAKES SATURDAY NIGHT.

LHZ361-102000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
945 AM EDT THU APR 10 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SCATTERED SHOWERS
UNTIL 2 PM. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER 2 PM. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL 2 AM. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER 7 PM. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
6 PM. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-102000-
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-
945 AM EDT THU APR 10 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS UNTIL 5 PM. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 2 PM. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS UNTIL 2 AM. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
SOUTHEAST. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER 7 PM. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER 6 PM.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-102000-
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-
945 AM EDT THU APR 10 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER 2 PM UNTIL 5 PM...THEN
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
LATE.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
7 PM. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
LATE.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES.
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ461-102000-
MAFOR 1015/
HURON NORTH 13610 13600 11500 11400. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
FRIDAY MORNING. 210406 210204.

HURON SOUTH 11530 11620 11716 14600 11400. SCATTERED RAIN
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS FRIDAY MORNING. 220204.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

DRK

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