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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
334 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 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...HIGH PRESSURE...30.10 INCHES...WILL EXPAND FROM THE
UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY THIS MORNING TO THE SOUTHERN GREAT LAKES
AND OHIO VALLEY THIS AFTERNOON. THIS HIGH WILL SETTLE SOUTH ACROSS
THE OHIO VALLEY ON WEDNESDAY WHILE A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS
LAKE HURON FROM THE NORTH. THIS FRONT WILL BE FORCED INTO THE OHIO
VALLEY ON THURSDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE EXPANDS FROM CENTRAL CANADA INTO
THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES.

LHZ361-262000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
334 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-262000-
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-
334 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST BY
LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST
BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-262000-
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-
334 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-261400-
MAFOR 2609/
HURON NORTH 11610 12600 11500 11400 13500. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
220102.

HURON SOUTH 11710 11700 11600 11500 11400 11410 11400
11500. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS TODAY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT. 220203.

$$

HLO

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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