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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
347 AM EST SUN JAN 15 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...HIGH PRESSURE...30.50 INCHES...OVER THE CENTRAL GREAT
LAKES TODAY...REACHING THE MID ATLANTIC COAST TOMORROW. LOW
PRESSURE...29.80 INCHES...COMING OUT OF THE CENTRAL PLAINS WILL MOVE
INTO THE GREAT LAKE REGION ON TUESDAY.

LHZ361-152115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
347 AM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

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


$$

LHZ362-363-152115-
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-
347 AM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

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


$$

LHZ462>464-152115-
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-
347 AM EST SUN JAN 15 2017

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


$$

LHZ461-152115-
MAFOR 1510/
HURON NORTH 11710 11700 11500 14510 11510. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.
210204 210102.

HURON SOUTH 11710 11700 11600 11500 14510. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.
220204.

$$

SC

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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