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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
351 PM EDT THU APR 16 2015

FOR WATERS BEYOND FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF 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...30.00 INCHES...WILL TRACK INTO SOUTHERN
LOWER MICHIGAN LATER TODAY. WEAK RISE IN PRESSURE TOMORROW AHEAD OF
A COLD FRONT...WHICH WILL SLIDE THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE
OF 30.20 INCHES WILL THEN BUILD OVER LAKE HURON ON SATURDAY.

LHZ361-170830-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
351 PM EDT THU APR 16 2015

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


$$

LHZ362-363-170830-
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-
351 PM EDT THU APR 16 2015

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


$$

LHZ462>464-170830-
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-
351 PM EDT THU APR 16 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY THIS
EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-170830-
MAFOR 1621/
HURON NORTH 11310 11410 11500 11600 11700 12610 11600.
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET TONIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS FRIDAY. 220103.

HURON SOUTH 11410 12400 11500 11600 11700 11400 11300.
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS LATE TONIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
220102.

$$

CB

EXPERIMENTAL MODERNIZED OPEN LAKE FORECAST IS AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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