Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
955 PM 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.

LHZ422-061000-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
955 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT...
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-061000-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
955 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-061000-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
955 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LHZ442-061000-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
955 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS...THEN VEERING TO THE EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY BY LATE EVENING.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-061000-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
955 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT
RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10
TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE EVENING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-061000-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
955 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE
MORNING. RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 42.1 DEGREES.

$$

HLO

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