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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
348 PM EST THU JAN 19 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...LOW PRESSURE...29.60...WILL PUSH INTO THE OHIO VALLEY
AND GREAT LAKES REGION THROUGH FRIDAY. LOW PRESSURE...29.60
INCHES...WILL CONTINUE TO INFLUENCE THE AREA THROUGHOUT THE
WEEKEND. PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO HOLD STEADY INTO THE EARLY PART
OF THE WEEK BEFORE A SLIGHTLY STRONGER LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM...29.40...MOVES IN FROM THE CENTRAL PLAINS INTO THE GREAT
LAKES AREA TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY.

LHZ361-200915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
348 PM EST THU JAN 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...SNOW AND
SLEET IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN...SNOW...SLEET AND
FREEZING RAIN IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE SOUTH BY LATE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-200915-
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-
348 PM EST THU JAN 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. A CHANCE OF
SNOW AND SLEET IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLEET
LATE IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SNOW LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-200915-
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-
348 PM EST THU JAN 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY BY LATE MORNING.
A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE SOUTH BY
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST BY
LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREASS.

$$

LHZ461-200915-
MAFOR 1922/
HURON NORTH 14400 12300 12200. A CHANCE OF RAIN FRIDAY
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN FRIDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS. 220101.

HURON SOUTH 13400 12300 11200 12206. A CHANCE OF RAIN FRIDAY
MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN FRIDAY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
220101.

$$

DRK

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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