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FZUS63 KDTX 160247
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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
947 PM EST SUN JAN 15 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...30.50 INCHES...WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
TOWARD THE EAST COAST THROUGH MONDAY. MEANWHILE LOW PRESSURE...29.80
INCHES...MOVES NORTHEAST UP FROM THE CENTRAL PLAINS INTO THE GREAT
LAKES REGION MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

LHZ361-160930-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
947 PM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

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

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ362-363-160930-
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-
947 PM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE
SOUTHEAST LATE. SNOW...RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. RAIN WITH SNOW...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF RAIN BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE WEST
LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ462>464-160930-
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-
947 PM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. RAIN...FREEZING RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE
WEST BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ461-160930-
MAFOR 1604/
HURON NORTH 14510 11610 11600 12500. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
220103.

HURON SOUTH 15510 11517 11407. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 220103.

$$

BT

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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