Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
948 PM EDT WED APR 23 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.

LHZ422-240900-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
948 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-240900-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
948 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3
TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-240900-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
948 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3
TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE WEST LATE. LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-240900-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
948 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
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.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE WEST LATE. LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-240900-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
948 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE WEST LATE. LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-240900-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
948 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THIS EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE.
LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 46 DEGREES.

$$

KURIMSKI

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