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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
934 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

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...29.70 INCHES...WILL TRACK CLOSE TO
THE SOUTHERN MICHIGAN BORDER TONIGHT. SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL
THEN EXPAND AGGRESSIVELY OVER THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES REGION TUESDAY
AND TUESDAY NIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS WILL ARRIVE ON THURSDAY AS COLD
FRONT SLOWLY MOVES THROUGH THE AREA.

LHZ361>363-310815-
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-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
934 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


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LHZ462>464-310815-
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-
934 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY LATE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ461-310815-
MAFOR 3103/
HURON NORTH 11810 11800 11100 13110 12800. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TUESDAY
AND TUESDAY EVENING. 210204 210103.

HURON SOUTH 11100 12200 11100 13810 11100. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TUESDAY AND TUESDAY EVENING.
210204 210103.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

DG

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