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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
947 AM EDT FRI SEP 23 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 WILL SINK SOUTH OF MICHIGAN EARLY THIS
MORNING WITH HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.40 INCHES ESTABLISHED OVER ONTARIO.
THIS HIGH WILL DRIFT EAST INTO QUEBEC OVER THE WEEKEND...AS THE NEXT
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...29.50 INCHES...MOVES IN NORTHWEST ONTARIO BY
SUNDAY EVENING.

LHZ361-232015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
947 AM EDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-232015-
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-
947 AM EDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE...THEN VEERING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-232015-
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-
947 AM EDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTH LATE...
VEERING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-232015-
MAFOR 2315/
HURON NORTH 11110 12100 12110 13200. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS SATURDAY MORNING.
220204.

HURON SOUTH 14120 11110 11210 12200. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 9 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET SATURDAY MORNING. 220406.

$$

DRC

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