Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
944 PM EDT SUN APR 13 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.

LHZ422-140900-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
944 PM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE.
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
FLURRIES. WAVES NEARLY CALM.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-140900-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
944 PM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE.
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-140900-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
944 PM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE. SHOWERS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH
SCATTERED FLURRIES BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-140900-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
944 PM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
LIGHT SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED FLURRIES BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-140900-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
944 PM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED FLURRIES
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-140900-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
944 PM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 34 DEGREES.

$$

DRK

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