Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
351 PM EST MON DEC 5 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.

LHZ422-060400-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
351 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE
EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-060400-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
351 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-060400-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
351 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-060400-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
351 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY BY LATE EVENING.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-060400-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
351 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT
RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10
TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-060400-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
351 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE
MORNING. RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 42.3 DEGREES.

$$

DG

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