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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
351 PM EDT SAT MAY 21 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 HIGH PRESSURE CENTER AVERAGING 30.10 INCHES WILL DRIFT
FROM THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY THIS EVENING TO THE WESTERN GREAT
LAKES BY SUNDAY AND MONDAY. THIS HIGH WILL DRIFT TOWARD THE MID-
ATLANTIC REGION TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY WHILE LOW PRESSURE ORGANIZES
OVER THE GREAT PLAINS.

LHZ361-220815-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
351 PM EDT SAT MAY 21 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES NEARLY
CALM.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE. WAVES
NEARLY CALM.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES NEARLY CALM.


$$

LHZ362-363-220815-
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-
351 PM EDT SAT MAY 21 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE. WAVES
NEARLY CALM.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY LATE...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
NEARLY CALM.


$$

LHZ462>464-220815-
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-
351 PM EDT SAT MAY 21 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY LATE...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
NEARLY CALM.


$$

LHZ461-220815-
MAFOR 2121/
HURON NORTH 11700 11710 14800 11800 11700. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
220001.

HURON SOUTH 13700 14810 11810. WAVES NEARLY CALM. 220001.

$$

JVC

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