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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Huron
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
957 AM EDT Thu May 17 2018

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 weak cold front will wash out over the region today
as slightly stronger high pressure, increasing to 30.20 inches,
builds south across the region Friday. A weak surface trough will
lift out of the Ohio River Valley across Lake Erie on Saturday.

LHZ361-172015-
Lake Huron from 5NM east of Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle Lt
beyond 5 NM off shore-
957 AM EDT Thu May 17 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots late in the
morning becoming light and variable. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Waves 2 feet or less.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots
in the late morning and early afternoon...then decreasing to
10 to 15 knots early in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet in the late evening and overnight.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
A chance of showers early in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots early in the morning
becoming light and variable...then becoming northwest 5 to
10 knots until early morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots until afternoon becoming
light and variable...then becoming east 5 to 10 knots in the late
evening and early morning. Waves 2 feet or less.


$$

LHZ362-363-172015-
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-
957 AM EDT Thu May 17 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north
5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon. Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 8 feet.
.TONIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 10 to
15 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots veering to the
east in the late evening and overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots. A chance of showers early in the morning. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest until
early morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots veering to the northeast in
the late evening and early morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.


$$

LHZ462>464-172015-
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-
957 AM EDT Thu May 17 2018

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 4 to 6 feet.
Waves occasionally around 8 feet.
.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 10 to
15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Waves 4 to 6 feet.
Waves occasionally around 8 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to
10 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet early in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers
after midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and
variable...then becoming north 5 to 10 knots late in the evening.
A chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots early in the morning
becoming light and variable. Waves 2 feet or less.
.MONDAY...Light and variable winds becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots until early morning. A chance of showers until early
morning. Waves 2 feet or less.


$$

LHZ461-172015-
MAFOR 1715/
HURON NORTH 11100 11800 11700 11800 11100 13210. Waves 1 to
3 feet this afternoon and tonight. Waves 2 to 4 feet Friday
morning. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 11120 11820 11810 13110 11220 11210. Waves 3 to
5 feet this afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet tonight and Friday
morning. 220305.

$$

DG

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