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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
337 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

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...MODERATE NORTHERLY FLOW OF COOLER AIR WILL MAINTAIN
ELEVATED WAVES TODAY BEFORE HIGH PRESSURE ARRIVES TONIGHT. IMPROVED
WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS WILL THEN PERSIST THROUGH THURSDAY. THE
NEXT COLD FRONT IS DUE ACROSS LAKE HURON AND LOWER MICHIGAN THURSDAY
NIGHT INTO FRIDAY. THIS FRONT WILL BRING THE NEXT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
APPEARS TO BE OF SIMILAR STRENGTH AS TODAY IN TERMS OF WIND AND
COOLER AIR.

LHZ361-282000-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
337 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTH IN THE EVENING...
VEERING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

$$

LHZ362-363-282000-
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-
337 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTH LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN
THE EVENING...VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LHZ462>464-282000-
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-
337 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
LATE...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LHZ461-281400-
MAFOR 2809/
HURON NORTH 11820 11810 14710 11710 11800. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
220203.

HURON SOUTH 14810 13710 11810. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS TODAY. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 6 FEET. 220204.

$$

HLO

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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