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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
340 AM 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 AND
TEMPORARILY BREAK DOWN THIS SURFACE RIDGING OVER THE REGION.

LHZ361-272015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
340 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-272015-
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-
340 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS BY MID
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-272015-
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-
340 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016

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


$$

LHZ461-272015-
MAFOR 2709/
HURON NORTH 11210 11200 11100 12600 11700 11800 11100.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 11110 11210 14100 12200. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TODAY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT. 220203.

$$

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