Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
348 PM EDT WED SEP 28 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.

LHZ422-290300-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
348 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY
LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LHZ421-290300-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
348 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS.
WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LHZ441-290300-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
348 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY
LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
12 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
10 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LHZ442-290300-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
348 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY MID
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LHZ443-290300-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
348 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...
THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY
LATE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LEZ444-290300-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
348 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. A
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 65.7 DEGREES.

$$

DG

YOU CAN OBTAIN YOUR LATEST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECASTS ONLINE
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GREATLAKES



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