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Here you can view any of the individual WAVEWATCH III® graphic products generated during the last six model runs. Simply follow the steps and click to choose the Model, Forecast Zone, Model Run Time, Product, and then click on a Forecast Time (0 is the nowcast, negative times are hindcasts, positive times are forecasts). Buoy information for the selected region is also given in the form of spectral plots, source term plots, and Spectral Bulletins.

Current Product Selection:
Lake Huron (NDFD winds) (30 Hours Back)
Significant Wave Height and Peak Direction
The significant wave height is a measure for the wave height, and closely corresponds to what a trained observer would consider to be the mean wave height. Note that the highest wave height of an individual wave will be significantly larger.

Step 1: Choose a Model
Global Great Lakes
(NDFD Winds)

Step 2: Choose a Forecast Zone
Great Lakes
Great Lakes Region
Lake Erie
Lake Huron
Lake Michigan
Lake Ontario
Lake Superior

Step 3: Choose a Model Run Time
6 hours
12 hours
18 hours
24 hours
30 hours

Step 4: Choose a Product
Significant Wave Height Peak Wave Period
Wind Sea Wave Height Wind Sea Period
Primary Swell Wave Height Primary Swell Period
Secondary Swell Wave Height Secondary Swell Period
Wind Speed and Direction  

Step 5: Select a Forecast Time to view the product image
Forecast times are relative to the start time: 0Z, 6Z, 12Z, or 18Z
0 3 6 9 12 15 18 21 24 27
30 33 36 39 42 45 48 51 54 57 60 63 66
69 72 75 78 81 84 87 90 93 96 99 102 105
108 111 114 117 120 123 126 129 132 135 138 141 144

Buoy Data for Lake Huron glwn (30 Hours Back)
Note: A tutorial on the spectral and source term graphics is available here.
Buoy ID Lat/Lon Buoy Data
45154 46.05N 82.64W Spectra Source terms Spectral Bulletin
45137 45.54N 81.01W Spectra Source terms Spectral Bulletin
45143 44.94N 80.63W Spectra Source terms Spectral Bulletin
45003 45.35N 82.84W Spectra Source terms Spectral Bulletin
45008 44.29N 82.42W Spectra Source terms Spectral Bulletin
45149 43.54N 82.07W Spectra Source terms Spectral Bulletin
45139 43.26N 79.54W Spectra Source terms Spectral Bulletin

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