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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
953 PM EST SUN FEB 19 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...30.10 INCHES...WILL BUILD TO 30.30
INCHES TONIGHT AND THEN MOVE EASTWARD MONDAY. THE NEXT LOW IS
EXPECTED TO MOVE NORTHEAST FROM MANITOBA INTO ONTARIO AT 29.80
INCHES BEFORE A SECOND LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...29.50 INCHES...
ENTERS EAST FROM THE NORTH CENTRAL PLAINS INTO THE NORTHERN GREAT
LAKES WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY.

LHZ361-200915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
953 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING. RAIN. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING TO THE WEST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING, THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE, THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING TO THE NORTH
IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SNOW. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-200915-
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-
953 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS
BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
AFTERNOON, THEN DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
12 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS
INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING, THEN DECREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING, THEN RAIN
AND SNOW. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL EARLY EVENING. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
18 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-200915-
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-
953 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THIS EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN DECREASING
TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING TO THE NORTH UNTIL
EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. SNOW AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET
UNTIL EARLY MORNING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-200915-
MAFOR 2004/
HURON NORTH 11100 12200 11210 12310 12320. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW MONDAY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT AND MONDAY.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET MONDAY EVENING. 220103.

HURON SOUTH 12100 13200 11300 11310 11320. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS OVERNIGHT AND MONDAY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4
FEET MONDAY EVENING. 220102.

$$

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