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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
949 AM EDT SUN MAR 19 2017

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 30.40 INCHES WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE
AREA TODAY. A COLD FRONT 30.10 INCHES WILL SLIDE THROUGH MONDAY
WITH LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS. AFTER...A LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE
30.70 INCHES CENTERED IN CENTRAL CANADA WILL SLOWLY SETTLE
SOUTHEAST TO OVER THE GREAT LAKES ON WEDNESDAY.

LHZ361-192015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
949 AM EDT SUN MAR 19 2017

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY
IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO
30 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE SOUTH IN THE
LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET UNTIL EARLY MORNING.


$$

LHZ362-363-192015-
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-
949 AM EDT SUN MAR 19 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN
DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOT GALES. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS
DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTHWEST EARLY IN THE EVENING
DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY
MORNING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. SNOW AND
RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET UNTIL EARLY MORNING.


$$

LHZ462>464-192015-
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-
949 AM EDT SUN MAR 19 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING
SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOT GALES LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING NORTH
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOT GALES LATE IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE SOUTH IN THE
LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY
MORNING.


$$

LHZ461-192015-
MAFOR 1915/
HURON NORTH 11700 11600 11400 13410 11420 11520. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OVERNIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS THIS
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET MONDAY MORNING. 220001.

HURON SOUTH 11800 11700 11500 11300 14410. A CHANCE OF RAIN
MONDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET MONDAY MORNING. 220001.

$$

DRK

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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