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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
939 AM EST SUN FEB 14 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...30.50 INCHES...OVER SOUTHERN LOWER
MICHIGAN THIS MORNING WILL EXIT EAST TODAY. LOW PRESSURE...29.80
INCHES...WILL MOVE FROM THE NORTHERN PLAINS TODAY INTO THE
NORTHERN GREAT LAKES MONDAY. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD
ACROSS THE REGION MONDAY NIGHT IN THE WAKE OF THIS LOW.

LHZ361-150915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
939 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ362-363-150915-
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-
939 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE
EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY LATE EVENING.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY 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 LATE.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
LATE...THEN RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AND SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ462>464-150915-
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-
939 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE
EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY LATE EVENING.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 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 THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE...
BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ461-150915-
MAFOR 1422/
HURON NORTH 13410 14417 11410. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 3
TO 5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET MONDAY. 220103.

HURON SOUTH 12410 11420 14427 11410. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 7 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2
TO 4 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET MONDAY. 220103.

$$

DRK

EXPERIMENTAL MODERNIZED OPEN LAKE FORECAST IS AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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