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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
336 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 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...SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
EXPECTED THROUGHOUT THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING AS LOW
PRESSURE...29.9 INCHES...TRACKS NORTHEAST ACROSS THE CENTRAL GREAT
LAKES REGION. HIGH PRESSURE...30.12...WILL BUILD BACK INTO THE
AREA ON SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

LHZ361-362-280815-
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-
336 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS
EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ363-280815-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
336 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTH BY
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS
LIKELY EARLY THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-280815-
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-
336 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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


$$

LHZ461-280815-
MAFOR 2721/
HURON NORTH 11226 11326 11410 11510 13610 11710. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET SUNDAY. 220203.

HURON SOUTH 11216 11316 11410 12510 13600. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS LATE...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3
FEET SUNDAY. 220102.

$$

JVC

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