Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
337 AM EDT SUN MAR 22 2015

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.

LHZ422-221515-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
337 AM EDT SUN MAR 22 2015

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-221515-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
337 AM EDT SUN MAR 22 2015

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-221515-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
337 AM EDT SUN MAR 22 2015

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS BY LATE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-221515-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
337 AM EDT SUN MAR 22 2015

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE MORNING. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-221515-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
337 AM EDT SUN MAR 22 2015

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN
CLEARING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST BY
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-221515-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
337 AM EDT SUN MAR 22 2015

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 33.9 DEGREES.

$$

DRK/SC

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