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FZUS63 KDTX 101445
GLFSC

LAKE ST CLAIR FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
945 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

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 OVER LAKE ONTARIO DURING THE MORNING...
29.50 INCHES...WILL DRIFT TOWARD THE NEW ENGLAND STATES TODAY. IT
WILL LEAVE BEHIND STRONG NORTHWEST WIND WITH FREQUENT GALE FORCE
WIND GUSTS THAT WILL CARRY ARCTIC AIR INTO LAKE HURON AND LOWER
MICHIGAN. EXPECT HIGH WAVES...NUMEROUS SNOW SQUALLS...AND FREEZING
SPRAY TODAY INTO THURSDAY. THE WIND WILL DIMINISH FOR A SHORT TIME
THURSDAY AND THEN INCREASE AGAIN AHEAD OF ANOTHER ARCTIC FRONT
FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND.

LCZ460-102115-
LAKE ST CLAIR-
945 AM EST WED FEB 10 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY SUNNY. FLURRIES LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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DRK

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