Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
956 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

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.

LHZ422-272200-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
956 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.REST OF TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY
UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR
LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-272200-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
956 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
WEST EARLY IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-272200-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
956 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
WEST EARLY IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-272200-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
956 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-272200-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
956 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE LATE MORNING
AND EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-272200-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
956 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE
LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 36.1 DEGREES.

$$

CB

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