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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
945 AM EDT SUN APR 16 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...HIGH PRESSURE...30.20 INCHES...WILL PUSH EAST FROM THE
CENTRAL PLAINS INTO THE SOUTHERN GREAT LAKES TODAY INTO MONDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO INFLUENCE THE REGION THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

LHZ361-162015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
945 AM EDT SUN APR 16 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY UNTIL
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-162015-
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-
945 AM EDT SUN APR 16 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING
TO THE WEST EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL EARLY EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-162015-
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-
945 AM EDT SUN APR 16 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN
THE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE SOUTHEAST
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY
UNTIL AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
UNTIL EARLY MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-162015-
MAFOR 1615/
HURON NORTH 11110 11810 11700 12710 11700 12800. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS EVENING. WAVES 1
TO 3 FEET. 220203.

HURON SOUTH 11530 11710 11810 11700 12600 11700 11800. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT AND MONDAY
MORNING. 210305 210204.

$$

DRK

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