Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
355 AM EST SAT FEB 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.

LHZ422-061615-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
355 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-061615-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
355 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ441-061615-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
355 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-061615-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
355 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-061615-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
355 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY MAINLY
BEFORE MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-061615-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
355 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 34.3 DEGREES.

$$

BT

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