Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
952 AM EST MON NOV 24 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.

LHZ422-242215-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
952 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY...
THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-242215-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
952 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 6 TO
9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-242215-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
952 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE
MORNING...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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

$$

LHZ442-242215-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
952 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES. LIGHT SHOWERS AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. 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.

$$

LHZ443-242215-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
952 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES. LIGHT SHOWERS AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-242215-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
952 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
THIS EVENING...
...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 PM
EST TUESDAY...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY
LATE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 34.2 DEGREES.

$$

DRK

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