Marine Weather for LH 464

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 3:32 PM EST on January 28, 2015
Gale watch in effect from Thursday evening through Friday morning
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-
Tonight
South winds 10 to 15 knots...becoming southeast 20 to 25 knots overnight. A chance of snow late. Waves 1 to 3 feet... building to 5 to 7 feet overnight. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
Thursday
South winds 20 to 25 knots...diminishing to 15 to 20 knots late in the morning...then diminishing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon...then veering to the northwest late. Snow and sleet. Waves 5 to 7 feet... subsiding to 2 to 4 feet by afternoon. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.
Thursday Night
Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots...increasing to 30 knots by midnight. Gusts to 40 knot gales. A chance of snow. Freezing spray late in the evening. Heavy freezing spray after midnight. Waves 8 to 12 feet...building to 10 to 14 feet by midnight. Waves occasionally around 18 feet.
Friday
North winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 35 knot gales...becoming northwest 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 30 knots. Heavy freezing spray. Waves 8 to 12 feet...subsiding to 4 to 6 feet by mid afternoon. Waves occasionally around 15 feet.
Friday Night
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots...becoming west 5 to 10 knots by midnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet...subsiding to 1 to 3 feet by midnight.
Saturday
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots...increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon...then veering to the northwest after midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet...building to 2 to 4 feet after midnight.
Sunday
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Monday
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow. Freezing spray in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet...building to 2 to 4 feet. Wave heights are for ice free areas.
Gale Watch
Statement as of 3:40 PM EST on January 28, 2015

...Gale watch remains in effect from Thursday evening through Friday morning...

* wind and waves: during the gale watch...expect sustained winds up to 34 knots from the northwest with gusts up to 43 knots. The largest expected significant waves will be 13 feet with a potential maximum wave height of 19 feet.

* Timing: the maximum winds are expected around 1 am Friday with the largest waves expected around 2 am Friday.

Refer to the latest marine forecasts for greater detail.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A gale watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to 47 knots has significantly increased...but the specific timing and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider altering their plans.

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Harbor Beach, MI 33.1 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Southern Lake Huron 45149
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0.98 ft
Lake St Clair 45147
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S HURON 43NM East of Oscoda, MI 45008 37 °F 1.31 ft
Port Stanley 45132 43 °F 2.30 ft
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