Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1013 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 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.

LHZ422-280930-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
1013 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20
TO 25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-280930-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
1013 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST TO
30 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10
FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-280930-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
1013 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10
FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-280930-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
1013 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE EAST
BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.. BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-280930-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
1013 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 20
TO 25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-280930-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1013 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 66.8 DEGREES.

$$

BT

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