Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
944 PM EST FRI NOV 21 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.

LHZ422-221015-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
944 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. PARTLY
CLOUDY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AND LIGHT SLEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET LATE. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT FREEZING
RAIN EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-221015-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
944 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS THIS EVENING. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. PARTLY CLOUDY THIS
EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS AND LIGHT SLEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE IN THE
MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-221015-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
944 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS THIS EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AND LIGHT SLEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING
RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT FREEZING
RAIN EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET... BUILDING TO 3 TO 5
FEET BY AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ442-221015-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
944 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS THIS EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY
THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AND LIGHT SLEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET LATE. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET THIS EVENING. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-221015-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
944 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS THIS EVENING. PARTLY
CLOUDY THIS EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AND LIGHT SLEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET THIS EVENING.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY.
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-221015-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
944 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS THIS EVENING. MOSTLY CLEAR...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AND LIGHT SLEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN LIKELY EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 32.2 DEGREES.

$$

KURIMSKI

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