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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
948 PM EST FRI JAN 13 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...30.80 INCHES...WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH
EAST ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES REGION BEFORE MOVING OFF TOWARDS THE NEW
ENGLAND REGION ON SATURDAY.  MEANWHILE A SECOND HIGH PRESSURE
SYSTEM...30.50 INCHES...WILL MOVE IN OVER THE GREAT LAKES REGION FOR
THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEKEND.

LHZ361-140915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
948 PM EST FRI JAN 13 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST
IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST BY MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY AND
A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

$$

LHZ362-363-462-140915-
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-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
948 PM EST FRI JAN 13 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE EVENING. SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTH LATE. RAIN
AND SNOW LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN.
A CHANCE OF SNOW BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.


$$

LHZ463-464-140915-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
948 PM EST FRI JAN 13 2017

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


$$

LHZ461-140915-
MAFOR 1404/
HURON NORTH 11600 12510 11520 13620 11720. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SATURDAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SATURDAY EVENING. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 11300 11400 13510 12610 11620. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
220103.

$$

BT

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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