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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Huron
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
957 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

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...A strong clipper system, 29.30 inches, will exit the
Central Great Lakes this evening. High pressure, 30.00 inches,
then builds in over the area on Thursday.


LHZ361-140915-
Lake Huron from 5NM east of Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle Lt
beyond 5 NM off shore-
957 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north
10 to 15 knots after midnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
showers in the evening...then snow showers after midnight. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet in the late evening and
overnight.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Snow showers. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots in the late evening and overnight. A chance of
snow showers until early morning. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots in the morning becoming
light and variable...then becoming southeast 5 to 10 knots late
in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots in the late evening and early morning. A chance of snow
showers in the afternoon and evening. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers and showers after midnight.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet until early morning.


$$

LHZ362-363-140915-
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-
957 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Gusts to 30 knots
in the late evening and early morning. Snow. Waves 6 to 9 feet.
Waves occasionally around 12 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. A chance of snow showers. Waves
4 to 6 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the late evening and overnight. A chance of snow
showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 8 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to
15 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Snow showers. Waves
4 to 6 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 30 knots
becoming northwest 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots after
midnight. Snow showers likely in the evening...then a chance of
snow showers after midnight. Waves 6 to 9 feet. Waves
occasionally around 12 feet.
.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 30 knots in
the morning becoming light and variable...then becoming southeast
5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon. A chance of snow showers
early in the morning. Waves 5 to 7 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet
late in the afternoon. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots
early in the evening...then becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots in
the late evening and early morning. A chance of rain and snow
showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the late evening and early morning. A chance of snow
showers early in the morning. A chance of snow showers and
showers after midnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet.


$$

LHZ462>464-140915-
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-
957 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 25
knots. Snow in the late evening and early morning. Snow showers
after midnight. Waves 5 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 10
feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Snow showers until late
afternoon...then a chance of snow showers late in the afternoon.
Waves 5 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots in the late evening and overnight. A chance of
snow showers early in the evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Gusts to 30 knots early
in the afternoon. Snow showers. Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 8 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 35 knot
gales. Snow showers early in the evening...then a chance of snow
showers in the late evening and overnight. Waves 6 to 9 feet.
Waves occasionally around 12 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 30 knots
in the morning becoming light and variable...then becoming south
5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon. A chance of snow showers
early in the morning. Waves 5 to 7 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet
late in the afternoon. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of rain and snow
showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow
showers and showers early in the morning. A chance of snow
showers after midnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet in the late morning and early afternoon...then building to
2 to 4 feet until early morning.


$$

LHZ461-140915-
MAFOR 1404/
HURON NORTH 11120 12810 13720 11710 11610. A chance of snow
showers Thursday afternoon and Thursday evening. Waves 2 to 4
feet. 220204.

HURON SOUTH 11127 12827 12727 11720 12610. A chance of snow
showers Thursday evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet. 220406.

$$

SF

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