Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1008 PM EST THU DEC 8 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.

LHZ422-091030-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
1008 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-091030-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
1008 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED
FLURRIES BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-091030-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
1008 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE
AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-091030-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
1008 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE
MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED FLURRIES BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-091030-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
1008 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-091030-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1008 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
ISOLATED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
SCATTERED FLURRIES. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS MISSING.

$$

BT

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