Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
349 PM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

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.

LHZ422-280315-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
349 PM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.

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

$$

LHZ421-280315-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
349 PM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. CLOUDY THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY LATE MORNING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-280315-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
349 PM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY LATE MORNING. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-280315-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
349 PM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ443-280315-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
349 PM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY LATE. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-280315-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
349 PM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 57 DEGREES.

$$

SS

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