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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
958 PM EDT SUN MAY 21 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...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...AVERAGING 29.70 INCHES...OVER
LAKE SUPERIOR WILL LIFT SLOWLY NORTHEASTWARD INTO ONTARIO ON MONDAY.
MEANWHILE HIGH PRESSURE...AVERAGING 30.00 INCHES...OVER THE OHIO
VALLEY WILL BUILD INTO THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES ON MONDAY. A SECOND
LOW WILL THEN DEVELOP OVER LAKE MICHIGAN ON TUESDAY.

LHZ361-220800-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
958 PM EDT SUN MAY 21 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE NORTHEAST IN
THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-220800-
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-
958 PM EDT SUN MAY 21 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE EAST EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING TO THE
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ462>464-220800-
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-
958 PM EDT SUN MAY 21 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE
EAST IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING TO THE NORTH IN
THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE
NORTHWEST UNTIL EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE UNTIL EARLY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-220800-
MAFOR 2203/
HURON NORTH 11600 11500 13510 13500. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
220103.

HURON SOUTH 12510 12520 12510 12500. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
220204.

$$

CB

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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