Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
353 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

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.

LHZ422-061615-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
353 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

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

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE LATE IN THE EVENING.
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE
EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
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.

$$

LHZ421-061615-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
353 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

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

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-061615-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
353 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE
EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-061615-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
353 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING.
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-061615-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
353 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST BY
LATE EVENING. GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE
EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS. PARTLY
CLOUDY... BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-061615-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
353 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE
MORNING. RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 41.8 DEGREES.

$$

DRK

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