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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
942 AM EST SUN NOV 27 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...HIGH PRESSURE...30.40...WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD ACROSS
THE GREAT LAKES AND OHIO VALLEY THROUGH TODAY. STRONG LOW
PRESSURE...28.90...SITUATED OVER THE CENTRAL PLAINS TONIGHT...WILL
PUSH INTO THE NORTHERN PLAINS BY MONDAY NIGHT. THIS SYSTEM WILL THEN
DRIFT EAST THROUGHOUT THE WEEK...WEAKENING TO 29.50 INCHES AS IT
ARRIVES OVER THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES BY THURSDAY.

LHZ361-272115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
942 AM EST SUN NOV 27 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
12 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES. RAIN. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
18 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 18 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
LATE...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-272115-
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-
942 AM EST SUN NOV 27 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES. RAIN. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
18 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 18 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-272115-
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-
942 AM EST SUN NOV 27 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE EVENING...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
15 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN MAINLY
BEFORE MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-272115-
MAFOR 2716/
HURON NORTH 11500 12400 13310 11320 11330. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET MONDAY MORNING. 220001.

HURON SOUTH 11500 12400 13410 11420 11430. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET MONDAY MORNING. 220101.

$$

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