Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
937 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

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.

LHZ422-062230-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
937 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE
MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-062230-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
937 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE
MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LATE.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ441-062230-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
937 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. SUNNY...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES NEARLY
CALM.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LATE. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
NEARLY CALM.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-062230-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
937 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS. SUNNY LATE IN THE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
NEARLY CALM.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ443-062230-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
937 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS. SUNNY LATE IN THE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LEZ444-062230-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
937 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY LATE IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 31.9 DEGREES.

$$

SF

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