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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
956 PM EST MON NOV 28 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 SITUATED OVER THE EASTERN DAKOTAS...28.90
INCHES...WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN AND PUSH OVER THE GREAT LAKES REGION BY
WEDNESDAY.
STRONG SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE IN STRENGTH TONIGHT THROUGH
TOMORROW. GALE WARNINGS SET TO GO IN EFFECT ACROSS THE LAKES THIS
EVENING INTO TUESDAY MORNING...AS WINDS GUST UP TO 35 KNOTS.
OTHERWISE...LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO WEAKEN TO 29.50 INCHES BY
WEDNESDAY...WHERE IT WILL CONTINUE TO TREK EAST INTO SOUTHERN QUEBEC.

LHZ361-290900-LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE
ISLE LT BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-956 PM EST MON NOV 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...INCREASING TO 40 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. WAVES 8 TO 12
FEET...BUILDING TO 12 TO 16 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 20 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 18
FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5
TO 10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST 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 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 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...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ363-290900-LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND
5NM OFF SHORE-956 PM EST MON NOV 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
35 KNOT GALES...INCREASING TO 35 KNOT GALES WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES BY LATE EVENING. RAIN. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...BUILDING TO 12 TO
16 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 20 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 18
FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...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. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15
TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN BY EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY.
A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-290900-LAKE HURON FROM PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON POINT
MI BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-956 PM EST MON NOV 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
35 KNOT GALES AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. RAIN. WAVES 8
TO 12 FEET...BUILDING TO 12 TO 16 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 20 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET... SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 7 FEET BY AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 18 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10
KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY BY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15
TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462-290900-LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM
OFF SHORE-956 PM EST MON NOV 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
35 KNOT GALES...INCREASING TO 35 KNOT GALES WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...BUILDING TO 12 TO
16 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 20 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10
KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8
FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ463-464-290900-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 EST MON NOV 28 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
35 KNOT GALES...INCREASING TO 35 KNOT GALES WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
40 KNOT GALES LATE. RAIN BY LATE EVENING. RAIN LIKELY LATE.
WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 18 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10
KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-290900-MAFOR 2904/ HURON NORTH...GALE WARNING IN
EFFECT...11346 19356 11356 11446 19456 11430 11420 13410. A CHANCE
OF RAIN TUESDAY. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT
AROUND 18 FEET OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 12 TO 16 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE
HEIGHT AROUND 20 FEET TUESDAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET TUESDAY EVENING.
221014.

HURON SOUTH...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...11346 19356 11356 11456 11530
11520 13410. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND
18 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 10 TO 14 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 18 FEET TUESDAY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET TUESDAY EVENING. 221014.

$$

CB

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