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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
935 AM EDT FRI MAY 26 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 THAT HAS BEEN OVER THE AREA THE PAST
SEVERAL DAYS WILL SETTLE OVER THE EAST COAST. THIS WILL ALLOW WEAK
SURFACE RIDGING...29.90 INCHES...TO BUILD INTO THE CENTRAL GREAT
LAKES TODAY. RIDGING WILL BE BRIEF HOWEVER...EXITING THIS EVENING AS
WEAK LOW PRESSURE AVERAGING 29.70 INCHES TRACKS ACROSS THE OHIO
VALLEY OVERNIGHT.

LHZ361-262000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
935 AM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.REST OF TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST
LATE IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-262000-
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-
935 AM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN
THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON VEERING TO THE SOUTH LATE IN THE EVENING.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-262000-
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-
935 AM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN
THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST
LATE IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-262000-
MAFOR 2615/
HURON NORTH 12700 11600 12500 13400. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
220101.

HURON SOUTH 13700 11500 11300 11400 12300. PATCHY DRIZZLE
THIS AFTERNOON. 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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