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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
348 AM EDT THU APR 24 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...WILL HOLD OVER
THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES THROUGH MOST OF THE DAY BEFORE BEING FORCED
EAST BY AN APPROACHING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM. THIS LOW...AVERAGING
29.50 INCHES...WILL TRACK THROUGH THE SOUTHERN GREAT LAKES EARLY
FRIDAY. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL THEN DROP SOUTH THROUGH THE REGION
FRIDAY NIGHT ASSOCIATED WITH A SECOND AREA OF LOW PRESSURE SKIRTING
THROUGH THE NORTHERN LAKES.

LHZ361-242000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
348 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 2 AM UNTIL 5 AM...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-242000-
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-
348 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 5 AM. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL 2 PM...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-242000-
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-
348 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTHEAST LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 5 AM. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE WEST LATE.
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTH. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 5 PM. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-241400-
MAFOR 2409/
HURON NORTH 11800 11100 12300 11310 12210 11220.  WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 11800 11100 12200 11100 11210 12310.  WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. 220102.

$$

DRK

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