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Open Lake Marine Zone Forecasts by the Detroit/Pontiac, MI Forecast Office - click on the area of interest

map showing marine forecast zones on the open waters of Lake Huron

Open Lake Forecast for Lake Huron   (All Zones - Includes Synopsis and MAFOR) 

Experimental Modernized Open Lake Forecast for Lake Huron

Nearshore Marine Forecasts

Great Lakes Marine Weather Portal - Includes point forecasts

Great Lakes Water Level Data

Marine Weather for Canada

Great Lakes Open Lake forecasts are subdivided by zone, each identified by text description and a Universal Generic Code (UGC). The different colors used in the map above have no meaning and are only intended to assist in differentiating the zones.

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Text Interface Version of this page.LHZ361 Lake Huron from 5 NM east of Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle Light MI to the U.S./Canadian border 5 NM offshore LHZ362 Lake Huron from Presque Isle Light to Sturgeon Point MI 5 NM offshore to the U.S./Canadian border LHZ363 Lake Huron from Sturgeon Point to Alabaster MI 5 NM offshore to the U.S./Canadian border LHZ462 Lake Huron Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI 5 NM offshore to U.S./Canadian border LHZ463 Lake Huron Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI 5 NM offshore to U.S./Canadian border LHZ464 Lake Huron Port Sanilac to Port Huron 5 NM offshore to U.S./Canadian border LHZ361 Lake Huron from 5 NM east of Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle Light MI to the U.S./Canadian border 5 NM offshore LHZ362 Lake Huron from Presque Isle Light to Sturgeon Point MI 5 NM offshore to the U.S./Canadian border LHZ363 Lake Huron from Sturgeon Point to Alabaster MI 5 NM offshore to the U.S./Canadian border LHZ462 Lake Huron Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI 5 NM offshore to U.S./Canadian border LHZ463 Lake Huron Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI 5 NM offshore to U.S./Canadian border LHZ464 Lake Huron Port Sanilac to Port Huron 5 NM offshore to U.S./Canadian border