Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
951 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

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.

LHZ422-030900-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
951 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES NEARLY
CALM.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-030900-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
951 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTH BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE.
CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.

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

$$

LHZ441-030900-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
951 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY THIS
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
NORTHEAST BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE.

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

$$

LHZ442-030900-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
951 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-030900-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
951 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-030900-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
951 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY THIS
EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY
BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20
KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 48.6 DEGREES.

$$

CB

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