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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
353 AM EST SAT DEC 10 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...WEAK LOW PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.30 INCHES WILL REMAIN
OVER LAKE HURON TODAY...WHILE HIGH PRESSURE DRIFTS EAST ACROSS THE
OHIO VALLEY. A STRONGER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...29.70 INCHES...WILL
WORK ACROSS THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES LATE SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

LHZ361-102100-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
353 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH BY
LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW LIKELY BY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING. FREEZING
SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-102100-
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-
353 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SNOW IN THE EVENING. RAIN LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. FREEZING SPRAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-102100-
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-
353 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW
BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE...
THEN 30 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. FREEZING
SPRAY MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-101500-MAFOR 1010/ HURON NORTH 13617 12610 11620 12610.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS TODAY. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
TONIGHT.
220102.

HURON SOUTH 11727 14620 11620 12610. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS TODAY. A
CHANCE OF SNOW LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 8 FEET TODAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
TONIGHT. 220204.

$$

HLO

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