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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
940 PM EST MON JAN 23 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...WEAK HIGH PRESSURE...29.80 INCHES...WILL SETTLE OVER THE
GREAT LAKES REGION TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON. LOW
PRESSURE...29.30 INCHES...WILL THEN PUSH IN FROM THE CENTRAL PLAINS
INTO MICHIGAN TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THURSDAY AND INTO
THE WEEKEND...HIGHER PRESSURE WILL BUILD BACK INTO THE REGION...AND
IS EXPECTED TO HOLD STEADY AT 29.90 INCHES.

LHZ361-240900-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
940 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PERIODS OF SHOWERS
BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS...THEN DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-240900-
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-
940 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. NUMEROUS SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-240900-
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-
940 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SNOW LIKELY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW BY
LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-240900-
MAFOR 2404/
HURON NORTH 11316 11206 14200 11800 11200. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS TUESDAY MORNING. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT AND TUESDAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TUESDAY
EVENING. 220203.

HURON SOUTH 11200 11100 12200 11100 12800 11100. SCATTERED
SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS. 220101.

$$

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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