Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1001 PM EDT WED OCT 15 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.

LHZ422-160900-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
1001 PM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG
EARLY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-160900-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
1001 PM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST
LATE. CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
EARLY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING...THEN LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-160900-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
1001 PM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE WEST
LATE. CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-160900-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
1001 PM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-160900-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
1001 PM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-160900-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1001 PM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY.
A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 56 DEGREES.

$$

KURIMSKI

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