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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
939 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 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...STRONG NORTH WIND WILL FOLLOW A COLD FRONT OVER LAKE
HURON AND LOWER MICHIGAN TODAY AND TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE...
AVERAGING 30.30 INCHES...WILL THEN BUILD OVER THE REGION SATURDAY
AND MOVE STEADILY EASTWARD SATURDAY NIGHT IN FAVOR OF THE NEXT LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM. THE LOW WILL ARRIVE NEAR THE NORTH SHORE OF LAKE
SUPERIOR SUNDAY AND PULL ANOTHER COLD FRONT THROUGH THE REGION
SUNDAY NIGHT...BUT WITH AIR NOT AS COLD COMPARED TO THE WEEKEND.

LHZ361-272015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
939 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS THROUGH LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS EARLY. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ362-363-272015-
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-
939 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY
LATE MORNING. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTHWEST
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
12 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS EARLY.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE EAST BY
LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTH LATE. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ462>464-272015-
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-
939 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

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

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ461-272015-
MAFOR 2715/
HURON NORTH 11830 15820 11810. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON. SCATTERED FLURRIES TONIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 8 FEET THIS AFTERNOON
AND TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET SATURDAY
MORNING. 220406.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

HURON SOUTH 11830 15820 11810. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 4
TO 6 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 8 FEET THIS AFTERNOON
AND TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET SATURDAY
MORNING. 220406.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

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