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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
941 PM EDT TUE AUG 16 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 OF 29.90 INCHES WILL EXIT TO THE EAST
TODAY...ALLOWING HIGH PRESSURE TO BUILD BACK IN FOR MIDWEEK.

LHZ361-170815-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
941 PM EDT TUE AUG 16 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE EAST LATE...BACKING TO THE
NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-170815-
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-
941 PM EDT TUE AUG 16 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY LATE...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-170815-
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-
941 PM EDT TUE AUG 16 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-170815-
MAFOR 1703/
HURON NORTH 11410 12510 13500 11400 11500. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS. 220202.

HURON SOUTH 11300 11400 13500 11400 12500. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE WEDNESDAY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 220103.

$$

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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