Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1005 AM EDT THU JUL 28 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.

LHZ422-282115-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
1005 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-282115-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
1005 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-282115-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
1005 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-282115-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
1005 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ443-282115-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
1005 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY
CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-282115-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1005 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 77.9 DEGREES.

$$

DRC

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