Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1003 AM EST FRI NOV 28 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.

LHZ422-282215-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
1003 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT SNOW LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. LIGHT SNOW MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND LIGHT SNOW IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. PATCHY DRIZZLE. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-282215-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
1003 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW LIKELY MAINLY BEFORE
MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND LIGHT SNOW IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. PATCHY DRIZZLE.. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-282215-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
1003 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW LIKELY BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS AND LIGHT SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. PATCHY DRIZZLE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.

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

$$

LHZ442-282215-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
1003 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW LIKELY BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND LIGHT SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. PATCHY DRIZZLE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.

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

$$

LHZ443-282215-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
1003 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY LATE IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. LIGHT SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND LIGHT SNOW IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. PATCHY DRIZZLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-282215-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1003 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW BY LATE EVENING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. PATCHY DRIZZLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 37.5 DEGREES.

$$

JVC

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