Forecast for Lake Huron

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OPEN LAKE FORECAST FOR LAKE HURON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
347 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

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...LOW PRESSURE...29.60 INCHES...WILL PUSH ACROSS LAKE 
SUPERIOR INTO ONTARIO PROVINCE DURING THE EVENING.  A COLD FRONT 
WILL SETTLE OVER LOWER MICHIGAN TONIGHT AND DISSIPATE IN FAVOR OF A 
SURFACE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE MONDAY AFTERNOON.  THE NEXT LOW 
PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BEGIN TO DEEPEN OVER THE CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI 
RIVER VALLEY TUESDAY NIGHT BEFORE A SECONDARY LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM 
DEEPENS OVER THE GREAT LAKES REGION WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY.

LHZ361-270900-
LAKE HURON FROM 5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LT
BEYOND 5 NM OFF SHORE-
347 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO
30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS. A 
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. 
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE, THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING, THEN VEERING
TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. 
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE EVENING. RAIN LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE
OF SNOW. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET. 
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 


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LHZ362-363-270900-
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-
347 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO
35 KNOT GALES DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO
30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET. 
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN. A
CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING
NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS LATE IN THE
EVENING. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET UNTIL EARLY MORNING. 
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. 


$$

LHZ462-270900-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
347 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO
35 KNOT GALES DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. 
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING, THEN
DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. 
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING
NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS LATE IN THE
EVENING. RAIN. SNOW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING, THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET EARLY IN THE EVENING, THEN BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. 
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. 


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LHZ463-464-270900-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
347 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO
30 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. 
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE, THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS. 
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. 
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
SNOW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING, THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET EARLY IN THE EVENING, THEN BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. 
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN BECOMING
WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. 


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LHZ461-270300-
MAFOR 2622/
HURON NORTH...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...12530 19550 11630 11620
11610 11600 11500 11400. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS TONIGHT AND
MONDAY MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS. OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 8 FEET
MONDAY. 220507. 

HURON SOUTH...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...12530 19550 11530 11620
11610 11600 11500 11400. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FEET. OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT AROUND 8 FEET TONIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS MONDAY. 220507. 

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