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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1135 AM EST SUN JAN 22 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...LOW PRESSURE...29.50 INCHES...WILL INFLUENCE THE GREAT
LAKES REGION THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEKEND. PRESSURE WILL
REMAIN FAIRLY CONSTANT AT 29.50 INCHES FOR THE FIRST HALF OF THE
WEEK...BEFORE A STRONGER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...29.20 INCHES...MOVES
IN FROM THE CENTRAL PLAINS INTO MICHIGAN BY WEDNESDAY.

LHZ361-222115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
1135 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST MONDAY...

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG EARLY.
A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET. A CHANCE OF
FREEZING RAIN LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-222115-
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-
1135 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST MONDAY...

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN BY LATE
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG EARLY.
A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SLEET EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE
OF SNOW AND RAIN THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-222115-
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-
1135 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST MONDAY...

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. A
CHANCE OF RAIN BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG
EARLY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SLEET
EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE WEST LATE...
THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-222115-
MAFOR 2213 AMD/
HURON NORTH 11304 13204 12214 11224. A CHANCE OF RAIN THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET OVERNIGHT. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 11404 11304 14204 11214. A CHANCE OF RAIN TONIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. 220101.

$$

DRK

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