Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
950 PM EST SAT FEB 6 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.

LHZ422-071000-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
950 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS THIS EVENING. CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-071000-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
950 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST BY LATE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE. CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-071000-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
950 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST. CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-071000-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
950 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST BY
AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-071000-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
950 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS THIS EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY THIS EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-071000-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
950 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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 35.0 DEGREES.

$$

DG

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