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 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

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.

LHZ422-171000-
Inner Saginaw Bay SW of Point Au Gres to Bay Port MI-
1003 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots backing to the
southwest early in the morning. Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots with gusts to 30 knots. Partly cloudy in the morning
becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts to
30 knots early in the evening. Partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts to 30 knots in
the late morning and afternoon. Mostly sunny becoming partly
cloudy late in the morning becoming mostly cloudy.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ421-171000-
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner
Saginaw Bay-
1003 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
30 knots with gusts to 35 knot gales. Partly cloudy in the
morning becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots diminishing to
20 to 25 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts to 35 knot
gales in the late morning and afternoon. Mostly sunny becoming
partly cloudy in the late morning and early afternoon becoming
mostly cloudy.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ441-171000-
Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-
1003 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves around 2 feet
or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
30 knots with gusts to 35 knot gales. Partly cloudy in the
morning becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots with gusts to
35 knot gales becoming west 20 to 25 knots early in the morning.
Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots
increasing to 30 knots early in the afternoon...then diminishing
to 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots late in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny becoming partly cloudy in the late morning and early
afternoon becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ442-171000-
Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI-
1003 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots with gusts to 30 knots. Partly cloudy in the morning
becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to
30 knots diminishing to 15 to 20 knots early in the morning.
Partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy until
late afternoon becoming mostly cloudy.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ443-171000-
Port Sanilac to Port Huron MI-
1003 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Mostly cloudy this evening becoming
partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy in the morning becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to 15
to 20 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy. A Small Craft
Advisory may be needed.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly sunny becoming
partly cloudy in the late morning and early afternoon becoming
mostly cloudy.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LEZ444-171000-
Michigan Waters of Lake Erie from Detroit River to North Cape MI-
1003 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy in the morning becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots in the late evening and overnight. Partly cloudy. A Small
Craft Advisory may be needed.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts to 30 knots in
the afternoon. Mostly sunny.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Erie Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

The water temperature at Belle Isle is 31.6 degrees.

$$

CB

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