Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
433 AM EDT FRI APR 11 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.

LHZ422-111500-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
433 AM EDT FRI APR 11 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-111500-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
433 AM EDT FRI APR 11 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-111500-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
433 AM EDT FRI APR 11 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-111500-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
433 AM EDT FRI APR 11 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-111500-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
433 AM EDT FRI APR 11 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-111500-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
433 AM EDT FRI APR 11 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 34 DEGREES.

$$

KURIMSKI

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