Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
355 PM EDT WED OCT 1 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.

LHZ422-020300-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
355 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-020300-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
355 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.

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

$$

LHZ441-020300-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
355 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN OCCASIONAL LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ442-020300-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
355 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
KNOTS. SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ443-020300-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
355 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.

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

$$

LEZ444-020300-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
355 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF FOG LATE. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 63 DEGREES.

$$

MR

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