Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1040 PM EDT MON OCT 20 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.

LHZ422-210915-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
1040 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THIS
EVENING...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE
MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-210915-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
1040 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EDT TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
THIS EVENING...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.

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

$$

LHZ441-210915-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
1040 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EDT TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE
MORNING. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.

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

$$

LHZ442-210915-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
1040 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.

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

$$

LHZ443-210915-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
1040 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT TUESDAY THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.

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

$$

LEZ444-210915-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1040 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 56 DEGREES.

$$

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