Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30

000
FZUS53 KDTX 141336
NSHDTX

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
936 AM EDT MON APR 14 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.

LHZ422-142100-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
936 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SHOWERS WITH
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
NEARLY CALM.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES. WAVES
NEARLY CALM.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES NEARLY
CALM.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-142100-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
936 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

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

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
SCATTERED FLURRIES. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-142100-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
936 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

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

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. SHOWERS WITH
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-142100-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
936 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

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

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-142100-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
936 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

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

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
THEN SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-142100-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
936 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

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

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS
WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 46 DEGREES.

$$

JVC

YOU CAN OBTAIN YOUR LATEST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECASTS ONLINE
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GREATLAKES






USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.