Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
942 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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.

LHZ422-242100-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
942 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. LIGHT RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-242100-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
942 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE WEST
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTH LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. LIGHT RAIN. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-242100-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
942 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8
FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-242100-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
942 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY LATE
IN THE MORNING BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY
IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT
RAIN LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-242100-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
942 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
LATE IN THE MORNING BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN
LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT
RAIN LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-242100-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
942 AM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT VEERING TO THE NORTHEAST EARLY IN THE
MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING EAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT RAIN LIKELY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT RAIN LIKELY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 35.7 DEGREES.

$$

HLO

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