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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
351 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 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...A COLD FRONT SETTLES JUST SOUTH OF THE REGION TODAY...AS
AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.20 INCHES BUILDS INTO THE NORTHERN
GREAT LAKES.  THIS HIGH WILL LINGER OVER THE GREAT LAKES THROUGH THE
MIDWEEK PERIOD.  THE NEXT LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OF 29.90 INCHES
ARRIVES ON FRIDAY.

LHZ361-052015-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
351 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ362-363-052015-
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 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ462>464-052015-
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 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE EAST
LATE...THEN BACKING TO THE EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.


$$

LHZ461-052015-
MAFOR 0509/
HURON NORTH 11700 14800 11100 11300 11400. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS TODAY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT.
220103.

HURON SOUTH 15800 11100 11200. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON TODAY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 220103.

$$

MR

EXPERIMENTAL MODERNIZED OPEN LAKE FORECAST IS AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
WEATHER.GOV/DTX/GLFTABLE (ALL LOWER CASE)

GRAPHICAL MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT
WEATHER.GOV/GREATLAKES (ALL LOWER CASE)


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