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FZUS63 KDTX 291337
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
937 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OFF 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 OF 30.20 INCHES WILL SETTLE OVER THE GREAT
LAKES REGION THROUGH TONIGHT. OVER THE WEEKEND...LOW PRESSURE OF
29.80 INCHES WILL TRACK ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY....WITH HIGH PRESSURE
RETURNING ON MONDAY.

LHZ361-362-292015-
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-
937 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
SOUTHEAST LATE...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ363-462>464-292015-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
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-
937 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
LATE...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-292015-
MAFOR 2915/
HURON NORTH 12200 11300 12700 11800 12100. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 11100 14800 13100. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. 220101.

$$

SF

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WEATHER.GOV/GREATLAKES (ALL LOWER CASE)


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