Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
345 AM EDT THU SEP 11 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.

LHZ422-111500-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
345 AM EDT THU SEP 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS BY MIDNIGHT.. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS EARLY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-111500-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
345 AM EDT THU SEP 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS BY
MIDNIGHT.. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS EARLY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-111500-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
345 AM EDT THU SEP 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS BY
MIDNIGHT.. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS EARLY.. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-111500-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
345 AM EDT THU SEP 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF WATERSPOUTS EARLY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-111500-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
345 AM EDT THU SEP 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF WATERSPOUTS EARLY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-111500-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
345 AM EDT THU SEP 11 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 73 DEGREES.

$$

HLO

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