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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
347 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF 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...30.70 INCHES...WILL MOVE FROM THE UPPER
MIDWEST THIS EVENING...ACROSS LOWER MICHIGAN TONIGHT AND INTO THE
EASTERN GREAT LAKES BY SUNDAY. LOW PRESSURE...29.80 INCHES...IS
FORECAST TO MOVE FROM THE NORTHERN PLAINS SUNDAY INTO THE NORTHERN
GREAT LAKES MONDAY. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD ACROSS THE
REGION MONDAY NIGHT IN THE WAKE OF THIS LOW.

LHZ361-362-140915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
347 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTH LATE...
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET BY LATE EVENING.


$$

LHZ363-140915-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
347 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY
EARLY THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
SOUTHWEST BY LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTH LATE...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET BY LATE EVENING.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ462>464-140915-
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-
347 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY
IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8
FEET.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF IN THE EVENING...THEN
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTH LATE...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY
BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY
LATE EVENING.


$$

LHZ461-140915-
MAFOR 1322/
HURON NORTH 11727 11817 11807 11107 11207 11300 12400. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS SUNDAY. 220204.

HURON SOUTH 12727 11817 12807 11400 11500 11400. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE
HEIGHT AROUND 10 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS SUNDAY.
210507 210406.

$$

DRK

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