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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
945 AM EST SAT JAN 14 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...HIGH PRESSURE...30.80 INCHES...OVER LAKE HURON THIS
MORNING WILL WEAKEN AND SLIDE TO THE EAST TODAY. A WEAK FRONT WILL
SWING THROUGH THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES THIS EVENING, WITH A SECOND
HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM...30.50 INCHES...MOVING IN FOR THE REMAINDER OF
THE WEEKEND.

LHZ361-142100-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
945 AM EST SAT JAN 14 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE SOUTH IN
THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. SLEET LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF SLEET LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST BY MIDNIGHT. FREEZING
RAIN LIKELY EARLY. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-462-142100-
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-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
945 AM EST SAT JAN 14 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE
OF SNOW. RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON...
THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTH LATE. RAIN
AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE. A
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.


$$

LHZ463-464-142100-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
945 AM EST SAT JAN 14 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
A CHANCE OF RAIN...FREEZING RAIN...SNOW AND SLEET IN THE EVENING.
RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREASS.

$$

LHZ461-142100-
MAFOR 1416/
HURON NORTH 11610 12620 13720 11710 11600. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
SUNDAY MORNING. 220203.

HURON SOUTH 11510 13610 13710 11700. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
220102.

$$

JVC

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GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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