Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
348 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.

LHZ422-241630-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
348 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

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

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 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.

$$

LHZ421-241630-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
348 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

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

.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.

$$

LHZ441-241630-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
348 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

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

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 6 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 BY LATE EVENING.

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

$$

LHZ442-241630-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
348 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

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

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST GALES TO
35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES. LIGHT SHOWERS 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.

$$

LHZ443-241630-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
348 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

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

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST GALES TO
35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES. LIGHT SHOWERS 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.

$$

LEZ444-241630-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
348 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...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO
30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES. LIGHT SHOWERS 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 33.9 DEGREES.

$$

SF

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