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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
945 PM EST SAT JAN 14 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...ANOTHER ROUND OF HIGH PRESSURE...30.50 INCHES...WILL
MOVE FROM THE PLAINS INTO THE GREAT LAKES TONIGHT AND REMAIN IN
CONTROL OF MARINE WEATHER THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

LHZ361-150915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
945 PM EST SAT JAN 14 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SLEET
AND FREEZING RAIN LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
EVENING VEERING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND FREEZING
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-462-150915-
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-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
945 PM EST SAT JAN 14 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SNOW AND SLEET LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN
AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. RAIN THROUGH LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ463-464-150915-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
945 PM EST SAT JAN 14 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST
BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. RAIN...FREEZING RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET LIKELY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. A
CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ461-150915-
MAFOR 1504/
HURON NORTH 12720 11710 11700 11500 11510 12520. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUNDAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUNDAY EVENING. 220305.

HURON SOUTH 13710 11700 11600 11500 12510. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SUNDAY AND SUNDAY EVENING. 220204.

$$

BT

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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