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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
343 PM EST MON JAN 16 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...LOW PRESSURE...29.80 INCHES...WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
NORTHEAST UP FROM THE CENTRAL PLAINS AND OVER THE CENTRAL GREAT
LAKES OVERNIGHT.  WEAK HIGH PRESSURE THEN BUILDS IN BEHIND IN BEHIND
THE DEPARTING LOW BY MID WEEK.

LHZ361-170900-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
343 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING. RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET LIKELY
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW...RAIN...FREEZING
RAIN AND SLEET BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE WEST
LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-170900-
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-
343 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BACKING TO THE EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN EARLY THIS
EVENING...THEN SNOW...RAIN AND SLEET BY LATE EVENING. FREEZING
RAIN LATE. AREAS OF FOG LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN...SNOW...FREEZING RAIN
AND SLEET IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY...A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND SLEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-170900-
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-
343 PM EST MON JAN 16 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW IN THE EVENING. RAIN...SLEET AND
FREEZING RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-170300-
MAFOR 1622/
HURON NORTH 11510 11507 11407 11307 11317 11227 11226
11220. A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND LIGHT
SLEET TUESDAY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS EVENING. A CHANCE
OF SNOW AND LIGHT SLEET TUESDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TUESDAY.
220202.

HURON SOUTH 11510 11517 11407 11317 11226 13216. A CHANCE OF
SNOW...LIGHT SLEET AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN LATE TONIGHT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW...LIGHT SLEET AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN LATE TONIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET. 220102.

$$

MR

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