Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
346 PM EDT WED AUG 27 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.

LHZ422-280300-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
345 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLEAR THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-280300-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
345 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-280300-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
345 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-280300-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
345 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. CLEAR THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-280300-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
345 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. CLEAR THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-280300-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
345 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. 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.

$$

RK

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