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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
944 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 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...HIGH ...AROUND 30.00 INCHES...WILL SETTLE SOUTH ACROSS
THE OHIO VALLEY ON WEDNESDAY WHILE A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS
LAKE HURON FROM THE NORTH. THIS FRONT WILL BE FORCED INTO THE OHIO
VALLEY ON THURSDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE EXPANDS FROM CENTRAL CANADA INTO
THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES.

LHZ361-270800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
944 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-270800-
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-
944 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
WEST LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE BY MID
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTH LATE...
THEN VEERING TO THE EAST BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-270800-
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-
944 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTHEAST BY
LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE...
VEERING TO THE EAST BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-270800-
MAFOR 2703/
HURON NORTH 12500 11600 14700 11700. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
220101.

HURON SOUTH 11400 11500 13600 11700 11100 11200. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE WEDNESDAY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. 220102.

$$

DG

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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