Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
942 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 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.

LHZ422-192100-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
942 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-192100-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
942 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

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

$$

LHZ441-192100-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
942 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.

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

$$

LHZ442-192100-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
942 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.

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

$$

LHZ443-192100-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
942 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-192100-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
942 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTHEAST
BY MID AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 32 DEGREES.

$$

DT

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