Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
946 AM EDT SAT AUG 16 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.

LHZ422-162100-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
946 AM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE
MORNING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY
SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-162100-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
946 AM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-162100-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
946 AM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY LATE MORNING. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
THEN CLEARING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-162100-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
946 AM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-162100-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
946 AM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-162100-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
946 AM EDT SAT AUG 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 73 DEGREES.

$$

DG

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