Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

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

LSZ321-161700-
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG EARLY...THEN AREAS OF FOG IN THE
MORNING. PERIODS OF SHOWERS EARLY...THEN PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN. WAVES
2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LSZ322-161700-
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG EARLY...THEN AREAS OF FOG IN THE
MORNING. PERIODS OF SHOWERS EARLY...THEN PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ341-161700-
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. PERIODS OF SHOWERS EARLY. PERIODS
OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ345-161700-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. PERIODS OF SHOWERS EARLY...THEN
PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ346-161700-
ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG EARLY...THEN AREAS OF FOG IN THE
MORNING. PERIODS OF SHOWERS EARLY...THEN PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ342-161700-
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
TRAVERSE BAY-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. PERIODS OF SHOWERS EARLY. PERIODS
OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS WITH RAIN
LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ344-161700-
SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG
EARLY. PERIODS OF SHOWERS EARLY. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS WITH RAIN LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ345-161700-
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. PERIODS OF SHOWERS
EARLY. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS WITH RAIN
LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ346-161700-
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. PERIODS OF
SHOWERS EARLY. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ323-161700-
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO
NORWOOD MI-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. PERIODS OF SHOWERS EARLY. PERIODS
OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS WITH RAIN
LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ347-161700-
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. PERIODS OF
SHOWERS EARLY. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ348-161700-
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. PERIODS OF SHOWERS EARLY. PERIODS
OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 25 KNOTS. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ349-161700-
STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI-
352 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KNOTS OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. PERIODS OF SHOWERS EARLY.
PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS AND RAIN
LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

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