Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKES HURON...
MICHIGAN AND SUPERIOR

LSZ321-201630-
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LSZ322-201630-
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY-
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS.
OCCASIONAL SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ341-201630-
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS.
RAIN SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO
7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ345-201630-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5 NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35
KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4
TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ346-201630-
ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35
KNOTS. SHOWERS THROUGH NOON..THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 7
FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ342-201630-
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
TRAVERSE BAY-
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS.
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ344-201630-
SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI-
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON... THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ345-346-201630-
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ323-201630-
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO
NORWOOD MI-
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING. GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS DECREASING TO 20
KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ347-201630-
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS. RAIN
SHOWERS. WAVES 7 TO 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ348-201630-
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35
KNOTS. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 7 TO 10
FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ349-201630-
STURGEON PT TO ALABASTER MI-
933 AM EDT THU APR 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 5
TO 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$



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