Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
951 AM EST TUE DEC 6 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.

LHZ422-062200-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
951 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE
EVENING. CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING.

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

$$

LHZ421-062200-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
951 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
LATE IN THE EVENING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-062200-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
951 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
LATE IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE LATE IN THE
EVENING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
LATE IN THE EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-062200-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
951 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE
IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
LIGHT RAIN LIKELY LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE LATE IN THE EVENING.
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE
EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-062200-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
951 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN BY LATE MORNING.
LIGHT RAIN LIKELY LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST BY
LATE EVENING. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE LATE IN THE EVENING. CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING. PARTLY
CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY LATE EVENING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-062200-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
951 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY LATE IN THE MORNING. RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY 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 41.6 DEGREES.

$$

DG

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