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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
402 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 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...29.90 INCHES...CENTERED OVER THE CENTRAL
GREAT LAKES TODAY WILL SLIDE EAST...ALLOWING A COLD FRONT...29.60
INCHES...TO SLIP THROUGH THE AREA TOMORROW. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN
FOLLOW FOR SUNDAY...WITH THE CENTER SLIDING THROUGH THE WESTERN OHIO
VALLEY.

LHZ361-062000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
402 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-062000-
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-
402 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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


$$

LHZ462>464-062000-
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-
402 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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


$$

LHZ461-061400-
MAFOR 0609/
HURON NORTH 11700 11600 12400 11300 11310 12410. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT. 220002.

HURON SOUTH 13700 11500 12300 11400 11410. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS. 220002.

$$

CB

EXPERIMENTAL MODERNIZED OPEN LAKE FORECAST IS AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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