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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
342 PM EST THU DEC 8 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...LOW PRESSURE...29.50 INCHES...OVER NORTHERN QUEBEC
WILL TRACK EASTWARD TONIGHT TO THE CANADIAN MARITIMES. SEVERAL WEAK
WAVES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS LOW WILL TRANSIT THOUGH THE GREAT LAKES
REGION THROUGH FRIDAY...GENERATING GUSTY WEST WINDS THROUGH THE
END OF THE WEEK.

LHZ361-090915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
342 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST.
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE WEST IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY
LATE EVENING.


$$

LHZ362-363-090915-
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-
342 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTHWEST BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ462>464-090915-
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-
342 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS EARLY...THEN NUMEROUS SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE...BACKING TO THE WEST BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A
CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ461-090915-
MAFOR 0822/
HURON NORTH 11737 11720 14820 12710. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS LATE FRIDAY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT
AROUND 8 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET FRIDAY. 220406.

HURON SOUTH 13737 13727 11720 11710. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS
LATE FRIDAY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND
9 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 8 FEET FRIDAY. 220508.

$$

SF

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