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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
948 PM EDT MON MAR 27 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...A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK THROUGH THE OHIO
VALLEY TONIGHT...AVERAGING 29.80 INCHES. STRONG HIGH
PRESSURE...30.50...CENTERED OVER ONTARIO WILL THEN EXPAND INTO THE
CENTRAL GREAT LAKES FOR TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

LHZ361-280800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
943 PM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING
NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
EARLY IN THE EVENING. SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE WEST UNTIL
EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-280800-
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-
943 PM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW UNTIL EARLY
MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN BACKING TO THE WEST IN THE
LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW EARLY
IN THE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET UNTIL
EARLY MORNING.


$$

LHZ462>464-280800-
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-
943 PM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING TO THE EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF RAIN EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN RAIN AND SNOW EARLY IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE IN THE
EVENING.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET UNTIL EARLY MORNING.


$$

LHZ461-280800-
MAFOR 2803/
HURON NORTH 11700 11800 13810 12710 11700. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 12800 15810. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 220102.

$$

MANN

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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