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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
957 PM EDT WED APR 27 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...HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.40 INCHES WILL REMAIN ANCHORED OVER
CANADA THIS WEEK WITH THE SOUTHERN EDGE OF THE RIDGING FROM THIS
HIGH REACHING INTO THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES. LOW PRESSURE...AROUND
29.70 INCHES...WILL TRACK ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY ON THURSDAY/FRIDAY
AND TEMPORARILY BREAK DOWN THIS SURFACE RIDGING OVER THE REGION.

LHZ361-280800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
957 PM EDT WED APR 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHEAST LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-280800-
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-
957 PM EDT WED APR 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE WEST BY MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-280800-
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-
957 PM EDT WED APR 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTH
BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTH
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-280800-
MAFOR 2803/
HURON NORTH 11700 11100 13210 11100 12800. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
THURSDAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS THURSDAY EVENING. 220002.

HURON SOUTH 12100 11110 11220 14110. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET THURSDAY AND THURSDAY EVENING.
220002.

$$

CB

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GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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