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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
954 PM EST MON DEC 5 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 ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH
EARLY NEXT WEEK. A RIDGE HIGH PRESSURE APPROXIMATELY...30.00
INCHES...WILL CONTINUE TO SHIFT EAST TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. AS THE HIGH
MOVES OUT...TWO SEPARATE WEATHER SYSTEMS POISE THEMSELVES TO BRING
UNSETTLED CONDITIONS BACK INTO THE SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CWA FOR MID
WEEK. FIRST...LOW PRESSURE AROUND...29.60 INCHES...SURGES NORTHWARD
INTO THE OHIO VALLEY TUESDAY MORNING. MEANWHILE...ANOTHER AREA OF
SURFACE LOW PRESSURE AROUND...29.40 INCHES...DEEPENS TO...29.30
INCHES...AS IT LIFTS INTO THE NORTHERN PLAINS EARLY TUESDAY. THESE
LOWS ARE EXPECTED TO MERGE LATE TUESDAY NIGHT. AS THESE SYSTEM
SLOWLY TRACK TO THE EAST...SEVERAL TROUGHS OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
ROTATE THROUGH THE GREAT LAKES REGION.


DE

LHZ361-060900-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
954 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW BY LATE EVENING.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


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LHZ362-363-060900-
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-
954 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN
BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.


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LHZ462>464-060900-
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-
954 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTH BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A CHANCE OF
RAIN BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-060900-
MAFOR 0604/
HURON NORTH 11610 11400 11310 13320 11336 11436. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 8 FEET TUESDAY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 12 FEET TUESDAY EVENING.
220103.

HURON SOUTH 11700 11200 11310 14320 11420. A CHANCE OF RAIN TUESDAY
AND TUESDAY NIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TUESDAY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 10 FEET TUESDAY EVENING. 220103.

$$

HLO

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