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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
956 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 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...WEAK LOW PRESSURE...AVERAGING 29.70 INCHES...WILL MOVE
NORTHEAST ACROSS THE UPPER MIDWEST THIS WEEKEND.  THIS WILL BRING A
CONTINUED CHANCE FOR SCATTERED RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION
THROUGH SUNDAY.  THE BEST CHANCE FOR STORMS WILL BE ON SUNDAY AS A
COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS.  THE REGION THEN DRIES OUT ON MONDAY AS
HIGH PRESSURE WORKS BACK IN.

LHZ361-280815-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
956 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PATCHY FOG
BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY LATE
MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-280815-
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-
956 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG BY MID AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY
MID AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-280815-
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-
956 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG BY MID AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-280815-
MAFOR 2803/
HURON NORTH 11309 11209 11309 11313 11413 13419. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET SATURDAY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND
6 FEET SATURDAY EVENING. 220101.

HURON SOUTH 12303 11403 12413 12410 11403. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. 220101.

$$

MR

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