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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
940 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 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...LOW PRESSURE...29.80 INCHES...WILL MOVE FROM HUDSON BAY
TO NORTHERN QUEBEC TODAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL DRIVE A SLOW MOVING COLD
FRONT...AVERAGE PRESSURE 29.90 INCHES...ACROSS LAKE HURON THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN INTO LAKE ERIE ON WEDNESDAY. STRONG
HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN GRADUALLY BUILD ACROSS THE NORTHERN GREAT
LAKES DURING THE END OF THE WEEK IN THE WAKE OF THIS COLD FRONT.

LHZ361-302015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
940 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

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


$$

LHZ362-363-302015-
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 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

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


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LHZ462>464-302015-
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 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-302015-
MAFOR 3015/
HURON NORTH 11500 11400 11500 11600 14710. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON THIS AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 14500 11700 12810 11710. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON THIS AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET WEDNESDAY
MORNING. 220102.

$$

DRK

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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