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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
348 PM EST SAT JAN 30 2016

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF 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 AVERAGING 29.10 INCHES WILL MOVE ACROSS
JAMES BAY INTO NORTHERN QUEBEC THROUGH TONIGHT. A WEAKER LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM AVERAGING 29.50 INCHES WILL TRACK THROUGH LOWER
MICHIGAN SUNDAY...WITH COOLER AIR AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS ARRIVING
IN ITS WAKE BY MONDAY.

LHZ361-310915-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
348 PM EST SAT JAN 30 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE. RAIN LIKELY EARLY...THEN RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTH IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE WEST LATE. RAIN AND SNOW
EARLY...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST LATE. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY
BEFORE MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-310915-
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-
348 PM EST SAT JAN 30 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN BY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY
MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ462>464-310915-
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-
348 PM EST SAT JAN 30 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
LATE. RAIN EARLY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ461-310915-
MAFOR 3022/
HURON NORTH 11510 12520 11510 12506 12406. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
SUNDAY. 210305 210204.

HURON SOUTH 13520 12510 11400 12406. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY
SUNDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
OVERNIGHT WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS SUNDAY. 210305 210204.

$$

JVC

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