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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
940 PM EST SUN FEB 7 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...LOW PRESSURE...AROUND 29.50 INCHES...WILL STAY PARKED
OVER THE AREA THROUGH TUESDAY. EXPECT GUSTY SOUTH WINDS TO PERSIST
INTO THIS EVENING. WIND TAPERS OFF FOR MONDAY AND TUESDAY...THEN
BEGINS TO RESURGE LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON/WEDNESDAY OUT OF THE
NORTHWEST AS LOW PRESSURE EXITS THE REGION. THIS WILL BRING
COLD ARCTIC AIR INTO THE REGION FOR THE SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK.

LHZ361-080900-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
940 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ362-363-080900-
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-
940 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-080900-
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-
940 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN
THE MORNING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-080900-
MAFOR 0804/
HURON NORTH 11410 13400 11500 11600 11700 11100. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY MONDAY
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS MONDAY AND MONDAY EVENING. 210305 210204.

HURON SOUTH 11410 12400 12500 11600 11700 11800. A CHANCE OF
SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY MONDAY AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS MONDAY AND MONDAY EVENING.
220204.

$$

DG

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