Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
940 AM EDT TUE APR 26 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.

LHZ422-262115-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
940 AM EDT TUE APR 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-262115-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
940 AM EDT TUE APR 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
15 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS BY
MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-262115-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
940 AM EDT TUE APR 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. CLOUDY
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-262115-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
940 AM EDT TUE APR 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-262115-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
940 AM EDT TUE APR 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
CLEARING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET OVERNIGHT.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. SUNNY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-262115-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
940 AM EDT TUE APR 26 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTH BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 49.9 DEGREES.

$$

JVC

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