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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
944 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF 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 STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...29.50 INCHES...IS
FORECAST TO LIFT ACROSS NORTHEAST OHIO LATE TOMORROW AND THEN
SLOWLY EXITING EAST-NORTHEAST SATURDAY NIGHT. THIS SYSTEM IS
EXPECTED TO BRING NORTHEASTERLY GALES OVER LAKE ERIE AND LAKE ST
CLAIR ON SATURDAY...AND POSSIBLY TO FAR SOUTHERN LAKE HURON EARLY
SATURDAY EVENING.

LHZ361-362-270815-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
944 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ363-462-270815-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
944 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ463-464-270815-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
944 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES POSSIBLE LATE. A CHANCE OF
RAIN EARLY. RAIN BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO
35 KNOT GALES POSSIBLE. RAIN THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN RAIN LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY LATE
EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-270815-
MAFOR 2703/
HURON NORTH 14110 11110 11120 12810. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SATURDAY AND SATURDAY EVENING.
220002.

HURON SOUTH 11110 11100 12110 11116 11126 11136 11146. A
CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET SATURDAY.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 9 FEET SATURDAY
EVENING. 220102.

$$

SC

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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