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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
943 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

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 30.60 INCHES...WILL BUILD INTO
THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES THROUGH TONIGHT...THEN SLIDE INTO THE
EASTERN GREAT LAKES ON SUNDAY.

LHZ361-362-132115-
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-
943 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE.
SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.


$$

LHZ363-132115-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
943 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ462>464-132115-
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-
943 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-132115-
MAFOR 1316/
HURON NORTH 13727 12817 11107 11207 11300. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS SUNDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE
HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS SUNDAY
MORNING. 220204.

HURON SOUTH 13737 11727 11817 12807 11300. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET
WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 11 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 5
TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE
HEIGHT AROUND 10 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS SUNDAY
MORNING. 220507.

$$

DRK

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