Marine Weather for LH 347

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 4:09 am EST on January 17, 2020
Gale watch in effect from late tonight through Saturday afternoon
5nm East Of Mackinac Bridge To Presque Isle Light Mi Including
Bois Blanc Island-
Today
Light winds becoming south 5 to 10 knots in the late morning. Isolated snow showers early in the morning. Waves 2 feet or less.
Tonight
Southeast wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around 40 knots. Chance of snow. Waves 5 to 8 feet.
Saturday
Southeast wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around 35 knots. Snow and rain. Waves 6 to 9 feet.
Saturday Night
Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 25 knots. Snow. Waves 3 to 5 feet. See the Open Lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

Watches & Warnings

Special Weather Statement
Issued: 4:09 AM EST Jan. 17, 2020 – National Weather Service

... Gale watch in effect from late tonight through Saturday
afternoon...

* what... highest gusts up to 40 kt and highest waves around 10
feet possible.

* Where... in Lake Huron, St Ignace to False Detour Channel, 5nm
east of Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle light mi including
Bois Blanc Island, Presque Isle light to Sturgeon pt mi
including Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary and Sturgeon
pt to Alabaster mi. In Lake Superior, Whitefish Bay (u. S.
Portion)/Whitefish Point to Point Iroquois mi.

* When... from late tonight through Saturday afternoon.

* Impacts... strong winds can cause hazardous highest waves which
could capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Mariners should consider altering plans to avoid possible
hazardous conditions. Remain in port, seek safe Harbor, alter
course, and/or secure the vessel for severe wind and highest
waves.






409 am EST Fri Jan 17 2020

... Gale watch in effect from late tonight through Saturday
afternoon...

* what... highest gusts up to 40 kt and highest waves around 10
feet possible.

* Where... in Lake Huron, St Ignace to False Detour Channel, 5nm
east of Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle light mi including
Bois Blanc Island, Presque Isle light to Sturgeon pt mi
including Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary and Sturgeon
pt to Alabaster mi. In Lake Superior, Whitefish Bay (u. S.
Portion)/Whitefish Point to Point Iroquois mi.

* When... from late tonight through Saturday afternoon.

* Impacts... strong winds can cause hazardous highest waves which
could capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Mariners should consider altering plans to avoid possible
hazardous conditions. Remain in port, seek safe Harbor, alter
course, and/or secure the vessel for severe wind and highest
waves.






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Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Little Traverse Bay, MI 45022 61 °F 0.66 ft
NORTH HURON 32NM Northeast of Alpena, MI 45003 42 °F 0.98 ft
North Channel East 45154
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1.31 ft
SOUTH HURON 43NM East of Oscoda, MI 45008 44 °F
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