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Open Lake Forecast for Lake Huron
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
950 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 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 and broad region of weak low
pressure, 30.00 inches, will move through Lake Superior and
approach the Straits area by mid afternoon. Rain showers will
spread over the region ahead of the front before it moves through
Lake Huron and Lower Michigan tonight and early Wednesday
followed by moderate north wind. Weak high pressure, 30.10
inches, then builds in briefly Thursday before the next cold
front arrives Friday.

LHZ361-242015-
Lake Huron from 5NM east of Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle Lt
beyond 5 NM off shore-
950 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...Light and variable winds becoming south 5 to
10 knots late in the afternoon. A chance of showers in the
afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots in the late evening and overnight. A chance of showers
early in the evening. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet
after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots with gusts to 20 knots.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet early in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet after midnight.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots in the morning becoming
light and variable...then becoming west 5 to 10 knots late in the
evening. A chance of showers after midnight. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers
early in the morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots early in the evening...then decreasing to 5 to 10 knots
in the late evening and early morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet.


$$

LHZ362-363-242015-
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-
950 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots backing to the west in
the late evening and early morning...then becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots early in the morning. A chance of showers. Waves
2 feet or less building to 3 to 5 feet after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots. A chance of showers
early in the morning. Waves 5 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to
10 to 15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Waves 4 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 8 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots backing to the south late in
the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots veering to the northwest
in the late evening and early morning. A chance of showers until
late afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet until early
morning.


$$

LHZ462>464-242015-
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-
950 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.REST OF TODAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. A chance of showers.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots backing to the northwest
early in the morning. A chance of showers early in the evening...
then showers likely in the late evening and early morning. A
chance of showers early in the morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
25 knots in the late morning and afternoon. A chance of showers
early in the morning. Waves 5 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 4 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 8 feet.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots in the morning becoming
light and variable...then becoming south 5 to 10 knots late in
the evening. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots veering to the northwest
until early morning. A chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.


$$

LHZ461-242015-
MAFOR 2415/
HURON NORTH 12400 11500 11600 12710 12810. A chance of
showers. Waves 2 feet or less this afternoon. Waves 2 feet or
less building to 2 to 4 feet tonight. Waves 2 to 4 feet Wednesday
morning. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 11400 11300 11100 11200 11806 11700 11710
11820. A chance of showers this afternoon. A chance of showers
Wednesday morning. Waves 2 feet or less this afternoon and
tonight. Waves 3 to 5 feet Wednesday morning. 220101.

$$

SF

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