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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
339 AM 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.

LHZ361-162015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
339 AM EDT THU APR 16 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY
LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
EVENING...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. 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 THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST BY
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET.


$$

LHZ362-363-162015-
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-
339 AM EDT THU APR 16 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY
LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST LATE.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTH IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
LIKELY LATE. 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. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET LATE.


$$

LHZ462>464-162015-
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-
339 AM EDT THU APR 16 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY
LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST LATE.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE 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...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
EVENING...VEERING TO THE EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
LIKELY LATE. 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. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.


$$

LHZ461-162015-
MAFOR 1609/
HURON NORTH 14310 11310 11410 11500 11600. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON TODAY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 220102.

HURON SOUTH 13310 12410 12400 11500. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON TODAY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 220103.

$$

SF

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GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
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