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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
346 PM EDT MON MAY 2 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...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE...AVERAGING 30.00 INCHES...WILL
BUILD INTO THE REGION OVERNIGHT INTO TUESDAY. A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM...AVERAGING 29.50 INCHES...WILL THEN TRACK SOUTHWARD THROUGH
ONTARIO ON TUESDAY. THIS LOW WILL SEND A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE
REGION LATE TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

LHZ361-030800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
346 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS LIKELY BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-030800-
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-
346 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST
LATE...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST BY
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ462>464-030800-
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-
346 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTHEAST LATE.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.


$$

LHZ461-030200-
MAFOR 0221/
HURON NORTH 12600 11500 12600 11500 11400 11410. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS. 220001.

HURON SOUTH 13700 11600 12500 11400 11410. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS. 220001.

$$

HLO

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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