Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
334 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

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.

LHZ422-170300-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
334 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ421-170300-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
334 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ441-170300-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
334 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ442-170300-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
334 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ443-170300-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
334 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY
MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LEZ444-170300-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
334 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE LAKE ERIE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 72 DEGREES.

$$

JVC

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