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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
946 AM EST TUE NOV 29 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...28.90 INCHES...CENTERED OVER MINNESOTA
TODAY WILL TRACK EAST AND ACROSS THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL DRAG A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE LOWER
MICHIGAN WEDNESDAY NIGHT.  THE EXITING LOW WILL SETTLE INTO SOUTHERN
QUEBEC BY THURSDAY...WEAKENING TO 29.50 INCHES.

LHZ361-292115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
946 AM EST TUE NOV 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ363-292115-
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
946 AM EST TUE NOV 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 6 TO
9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-292115-
LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-
946 AM EST TUE NOV 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET
LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-292115-
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-
946 AM EST TUE NOV 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN LIKELY BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-292115-
MAFOR 2916/
HURON NORTH 12420 13410 11400 11300 11310. A CHANCE OF RAIN
THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN WEDNESDAY MORNING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE
HEIGHT AROUND 9 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET TONIGHT
AND WEDNESDAY MORNING. 210508 210406.

HURON SOUTH 11420 14410 11410 11310 11410. A CHANCE OF RAIN
TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. 210406 210204.

$$

SF

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