Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
345 PM EST SAT FEB 25 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.

LHZ422-260400-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
345 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-260400-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
345 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET EARLY
IN THE MORNING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-260400-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
345 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET EARLY
IN THE MORNING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-260400-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
345 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-260400-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
345 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-260400-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
345 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 39.8 DEGREES.

$$

HLO

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