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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1000 PM EDT WED AUG 24 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...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...29.61 INCHES...WILL CONTINUE
TO TRACK EAST OVER HUDSON BAY THROUGHOUT THE DAY. PRESSURE WILL
STEADILY RISE TOWARD THE END OF THE WEEK AS SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE
AT...30.06 INCHES...BUILDS OVER MICHIGAN FOR FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

LHZ361-250815-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
1000 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

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


$$

LHZ362-363-250815-
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-
1000 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

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


$$

LHZ462>464-250815-
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-
1000 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-250815-
MAFOR 2503/
HURON NORTH 11510 11500 12600 12500 11600 11700. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET THURSDAY AND THURSDAY
EVENING. 220204.

HURON SOUTH 12510 11500 11600 11500 11400 11500 11600. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY EVENING. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET. 220103.

$$

BT

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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