Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
346 AM EST THU DEC 1 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.

LHZ422-011615-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
346 AM EST THU DEC 1 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-011615-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
346 AM EST THU DEC 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE
MORNING. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-011615-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
346 AM EST THU DEC 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE
EVENING. CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-011615-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
346 AM EST THU DEC 1 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-011615-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
346 AM EST THU DEC 1 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-011615-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
346 AM EST THU DEC 1 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST 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 44.2 DEGREES.

$$

JVC

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