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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
941 PM EDT WED JUL 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...A COLD FRONT...AVERAGING 29.90 INCHES...WILL SLOWLY
TRACK ACROSS LAKE HURON THIS EVENING.  THIS FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO
SLIDE SOUTHWARD THURSDAY MORNING AS HIGH PRESSURE...AVERAGING 30.10
INCHES...BUILDS BACK IN FROM THE NORTH LATER IN THE DAY.  THIS HIGH
WILL HOLD ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES REGION THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

LHZ361-280800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
941 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-280800-
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-
941 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
WEST BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN VEERING TO THE EAST LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-280800-
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-
941 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTHEAST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE...THEN VEERING TO THE EAST BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.


$$

LHZ461-280800-
MAFOR 2803/
HURON NORTH 11700 11710 11800 12110 11800 12700. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 12700 12810 11100 11110 12810. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THURSDAY AND THURSDAY EVENING.
220001.

$$

DG

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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