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FZUS63 KDTX 230739
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
339 AM EDT MON MAY 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...HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER LAKE HURON AND LOWER
MICHIGAN TODAY...AVERAGING 30.10 INCHES...WILL SHIFT EAST OF THE
REGION TUESDAY. THIS WILL ALLOW A WEAK FRONT TO SETTLE INTO NORTHERN
LAKE HURON BY TUESDAY NIGHT WHICH WILL MOVE TOWARD THE SOUTH END OF
THE LAKE WEDNESDAY AND THEN RETURN NORTHWARD THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY.
MARINE WIND WILL REMAIN LIGHT DURING THIS TIME WHILE SHOWER AND
THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY BECOMES MORE FREQUENT.

LHZ361-232015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
339 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

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-
339 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

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-
339 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE EVENING...VEERING TO THE EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-232015-
MAFOR 2309/
HURON NORTH 12500 11400 14410 11500. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
220001.

HURON SOUTH 11400 11600 11500 14400 11500. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS. 220001.

$$

SF

EXPERIMENTAL MODERNIZED OPEN LAKE FORECAST IS AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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