Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
959 PM EDT FRI MAY 15 2015

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.

LHZ422-160915-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
959 PM EDT FRI MAY 15 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY THIS
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
PATCHY FOG BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG EARLY. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

LHZ421-160915-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
959 PM EDT FRI MAY 15 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THIS
EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG BY
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

LHZ441-160915-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
959 PM EDT FRI MAY 15 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG
BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

$$

LHZ442-160915-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
959 PM EDT FRI MAY 15 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG
BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PATCHY FOG EARLY. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-160915-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
959 PM EDT FRI MAY 15 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY THIS EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG
BY MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-160915-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
959 PM EDT FRI MAY 15 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 55.1 DEGREES.

$$

DRK

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