Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
336 PM EDT THU AUG 18 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.

LHZ422-190315-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
336 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE
MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-190315-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
336 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-190315-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
336 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

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

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

$$

LHZ442-190315-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
336 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-190315-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
336 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-190315-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
336 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 77.4 DEGREES.

$$

JVC

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