Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
356 AM EDT WED AUG 17 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.

LHZ422-171515-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
356 AM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-171515-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
356 AM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-171515-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
356 AM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-171515-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
356 AM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY
BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-171515-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
356 AM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHEAST LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-171515-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
356 AM EDT WED AUG 17 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 78.1 DEGREES.

$$

DRK

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