Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
339 AM EDT MON SEP 29 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.

LHZ422-291515-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
339 AM EDT MON SEP 29 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-291515-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
339 AM EDT MON SEP 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-291515-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
339 AM EDT MON SEP 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
BY EARLY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST BY
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-291515-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
339 AM EDT MON SEP 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY
LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.

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

$$

LHZ443-291515-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
339 AM EDT MON SEP 29 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-291515-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
339 AM EDT MON SEP 29 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST BY
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY BY
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 63 DEGREES.

$$

SF

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