Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
349 AM EDT MON MAR 27 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.

LHZ422-271515-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
349 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
LATE IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING MOSTLY
SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-271515-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
349 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
LATE IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-271515-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
349 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-271515-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
349 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.

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

$$

LHZ443-271515-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
349 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
LATE IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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

$$

LEZ444-271515-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
349 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE MORNING. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND
EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 38.6 DEGREES.

$$

DRK

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