Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
339 AM EDT MON OCT 27 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.

LHZ422-271515-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
339 AM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
BY LATE MORNING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-271515-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
339 AM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET... BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
BY LATE MORNING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-271515-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
339 AM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY LATE
MORNING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE NEEDED.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-271515-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
339 AM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-271515-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
339 AM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-271515-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
339 AM EDT MON OCT 27 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 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 57 DEGREES.

$$

SF

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