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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
346 AM EST THU DEC 8 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...LOW PRESSURE...29.50 INCHES...WILL TRACK OVER NORTHERN
QUEBEC TODAY. SEVERAL WEAK WAVES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS LOW WILL
TRANSIT THOUGH THE GREAT LAKES REGION THROUGH FRIDAY...GENERATING
GUSTY WEST WINDS THROUGHOUT THE WEEK.

LHZ361-082115-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
346 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING EAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE...
BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-462-082115-
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-
346 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST BY LATE
EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.


$$

LHZ463-464-082115-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
346 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW BY LATE
EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE...BACKING TO THE WEST WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-082115-
MAFOR 0810/
HURON NORTH 12630 11620 12720 13820. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
LATE...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN BY AFTERNOON TODAY.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE
TONIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 10
FEET TODAY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT. 220507.

HURON SOUTH 14630 13730 11720. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON TODAY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 10 FEET. 220507.

$$

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