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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
939 PM EDT WED MAY 25 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...UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL INCREASE TONIGHT AS THE FRONTAL
BOUNDARY REMAINS IN THE AREA.  WINDS WILL REMAIN LIGHT OVER THE
MARINE AREAS WITH RAIN ACTIVITY BEING LESS ORGANIZED GOING INTO THE
WEEKEND.  THE NEXT LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...AVERAGING 29.70
INCHES...WILL TRACK THROUGH THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES BY THE END OF
THE WEEKEND.

LHZ361-260815-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
939 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. AREAS OF
FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN VEERING TO THE
WEST LATE. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-260815-
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-
939 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTHEAST.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-260815-
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-
939 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
SOUTHEAST LATE...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTH BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-260815-
MAFOR 2603/
HURON NORTH 11203 12213 14313 11413. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT AND
THURSDAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6
FEET THURSDAY EVENING. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 12203 11313 13413 12423. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT AND
THURSDAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET THURSDAY EVENING. 220102.

$$

MR

EXPERIMENTAL MODERNIZED OPEN LAKE FORECAST IS AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
WEATHER.GOV/DTX/GLFTABLE (ALL LOWER CASE)

GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
WEATHER.GOV/GREATLAKES (ALL LOWER CASE)


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