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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
937 PM EST THU DEC 1 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...LOW PRESSURE...29.30 INCHES...IN SOUTHERN QUEBEC TONIGHT
WILL SHIFT EASTWARD TO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES ON FRIDAY. THE CENTRAL
GREAT LAKES WILL REMAIN UNDER THE EXTENSIVE WESTERN PERIPHERY OF
THIS SYSTEM THROUGH THE END OF THE WORK WEEK. HIGH PRESSURE...30.40
INCHES...THEN BUILDS IN FOR THE WEEKEND.

LHZ361-020915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
937 PM EST THU DEC 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10
FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
IN THE MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-020915-
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-
937 PM EST THU DEC 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
12 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE
OF SNOW EARLY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW EARLY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-020915-
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 PM EST THU DEC 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND
SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTH BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW EARLY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ461-020915-
MAFOR 0204/
HURON NORTH 13636 11730 14720. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS FRIDAY
AND FRIDAY EVENING. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT
AROUND 12 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE
HEIGHT AROUND 10 FEET FRIDAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET FRIDAY EVENING.
220507.

HURON SOUTH 12630 12620 11630 12730 11720. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY FRIDAY AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS FRIDAY EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 10 FEET. 220406.

$$

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