Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
349 AM EST MON DEC 5 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.

LHZ422-051615-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
349 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ421-051615-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
349 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
BY LATE MORNING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING.. BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
BY LATE EVENING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ441-051615-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
349 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
LATE IN THE EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ442-051615-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
349 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY LATE IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE
EVENING.

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

$$

LHZ443-051615-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
349 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY LATE IN THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-051615-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
349 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 43.2 DEGREES.

$$

DRK

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