Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
346 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

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.

LHZ422-240430-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
346 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. NUMEROUS LIGHT
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS AND A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHWEST BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN LIGHT RAIN LIKELY BY AFTERNOON.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-240430-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
346 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG.
NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT RAIN LIKELY LATE. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-240430-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
346 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN LIGHT RAIN LIKELY BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-240430-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
346 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG EARLY.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN LIGHT RAIN LIKELY BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-240430-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
346 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-240430-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
346 PM EST MON JAN 23 2017

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT
SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 34.9 DEGREES.

$$

SF

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