Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
944 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 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.

LHZ422-260915-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
944 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY THIS EVENING...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS
BY MIDNIGHT. PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY
EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. SCATTERED LIGHT
SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LHZ421-260915-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
944 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY BY EARLY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT
SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO
30 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. PARTLY
CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY. A
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LHZ441-260915-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
944 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTH TO 30 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LHZ442-260915-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
944 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
PERIODS OF SHOWERS EARLY...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING.
ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY
LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LHZ443-260915-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
944 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
PERIODS OF SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SCATTERED LIGHT
SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LEZ444-260915-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
944 PM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THIS
EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PERIODS OF SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS BY
EARLY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY EARLY...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 70.2 DEGREES.

$$

SC

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