Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
341 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

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.

LHZ422-070415-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
341 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS
EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-070415-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
341 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS
EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ441-070415-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
341 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS
EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ442-070415-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
341 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS
EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ443-070415-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
341 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS
EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LEZ444-070415-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
341 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...THEN DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 32.3 DEGREES.

$$

SF

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