Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKES HURON...
MICHIGAN AND SUPERIOR

LSZ321-201615-
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LSZ322-201615-
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY-
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.

WINDS HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ341-201615-
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2
FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ345-201615-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5 NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ346-201615-
ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE LATE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY
IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ342-201615-
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
TRAVERSE BAY-
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ344-201615-
SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI-
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
40 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
40 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ345-346-201615-
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ323-201615-
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO
NORWOOD MI-
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ347-201615-
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ348-201615-
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ349-201615-
STURGEON PT TO ALABASTER MI-
414 AM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.
PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$





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