Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
955 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

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.

LHZ422-262230-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
955 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
PARTLY CLOUDY BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-262230-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
955 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST BY
LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ441-262230-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
955 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE
IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ442-262230-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
955 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ443-262230-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
955 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LEZ444-262230-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
955 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT SNOW LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR
OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 31.8 DEGREES.

$$

SF

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