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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
947 AM EDT FRI AUG 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 PRESSURE...30.20 INCHES...WILL BUILD INTO THE
CENTRAL GREAT LAKES THROUGH TONIGHT. LOW PRESSURE...30.00
INCHES...WILL THEN TRACK THROUGH THE NORTHERN GREAT LAKES SATURDAY
NIGHT...WITH HIGH PRESSURE RETURNING SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

LHZ361-262015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
947 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTH LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-262015-
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-
947 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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


$$

LHZ462>464-262015-
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-
947 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHEAST
LATE...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-262015-
MAFOR 2615/
HURON NORTH 11600 14700 12800 11100. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS SATURDAY MORNING.
220202.

HURON SOUTH 11700 11800 12200 12100 12200. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS. 220102.

$$

JVC

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GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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