Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
946 PM EDT THU APR 28 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.

LHZ422-290900-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
946 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-290900-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
946 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-290900-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
946 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.

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

$$

LHZ442-290900-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
946 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY
SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.

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

$$

LHZ443-290900-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
946 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR
LESS BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-290900-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
946 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 48.9 DEGREES.

$$

CB

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