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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
357 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 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...HIGH PRESSURE...AVERAGING 29.90 INCHES...WILL PUSH
EAST TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT...AVERAGING 29.60...MOVES THROUGH THE GREAT
LAKES SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE THEN BUILDS BACK IN ON SUNDAY.

LHZ361-070815-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
357 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
NORTHEAST LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT...THEN SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-070815-
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-
357 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-070815-
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-
357 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY LATE MORNING...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
BY AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...THEN VEERING TO THE EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-070815-
MAFOR 0621/
HURON NORTH 11400 14410 11506 11716 11710. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
220103.

HURON SOUTH 11200 11300 11400 12410 11416 11516 11710. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET SATURDAY. 220002.

$$

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GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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