Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
942 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

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.

LHZ422-252115-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
942 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

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

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY...
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE
SOUTHWEST EARLY IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-252115-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
942 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

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

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. LIGHT SHOWERS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-252115-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
942 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

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

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. LIGHT SHOWERS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-252115-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
942 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL
EARLY MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-252115-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
942 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL
EARLY MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-252115-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
942 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY UNTIL
EARLY MORNING. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 37.5 DEGREES.

$$

MR

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