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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
340 PM EST MON NOV 28 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...LOW PRESSURE SITUATED OVER THE EASTERN DAKOTAS...28.90
INCHES...WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN AND PUSH OVER THE GREAT LAKES REGION
BY WEDNESDAY. STRONG SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE IN STRENGTH
TONIGHT THROUGH TOMORROW. GALE WARNINGS SET TO GO IN EFFECT ACROSS
THE LAKES THIS EVENING INTO TUESDAY MORNING...AS WINDS GUST UP TO
35 KNOTS. OTHERWISE...LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO WEAKEN TO 29.50
INCHES BY WEDNESDAY...WHERE IT WILL CONTINUE TO TREK EAST INTO
SOUTHERN QUEBEC.

LHZ361-362-290915-
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-
340 PM EST MON NOV 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 35 KNOT
GALES AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. RAIN. WAVES 8 TO
12 FEET...BUILDING TO 12 TO 16 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 20 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 18 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
NORTHEAST BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ363-462-290915-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
340 PM EST MON NOV 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...INCREASING TO 35 KNOT GALES WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES
BY LATE EVENING. RAIN. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...BUILDING TO 12 TO
16 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 20 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 6 FEET BY AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 18 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY.
A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ463-464-290915-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
340 PM EST MON NOV 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 35 KNOT GALES WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING SOUTH TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES
LATE. RAIN. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 18 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-290915-
MAFOR 2822/
HURON NORTH...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11336 12346 19356 11356
11446 19456 11430 11420 11410. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 12
TO 16 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 20 FEET TONIGHT.
WAVES 12 TO 16 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE
HEIGHT AROUND 20 FEET TUESDAY. 210508 210710.

HURON SOUTH...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11336 12346 19356 11356
11456 11530 11520 11410. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 18 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 18 FEET
TUESDAY. 210507 210609.

$$

SF

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