Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
412 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 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.

LHZ422-301530-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
412 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY
PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL
THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-301530-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
412 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY
PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL
THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS BY LATE MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-301530-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
412 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY
PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL THROUGH
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-301530-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
412 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY...BECOMING CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE
MORNING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL THROUGH
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...
THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-301530-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
412 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY
RAINFALL. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL THROUGH
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-301530-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
412 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS
MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.
SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL THROUGH MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 73 DEGREES.

$$

BT

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