Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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Nearshore Marine Forecast for Michigan
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
353 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 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.

LHZ422-161515-
Inner Saginaw Bay SW of Point Au Gres to Bay Port MI-
353 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly sunny early in the morning
becoming partly cloudy. Waves around 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy until early
morning becoming mostly cloudy. Waves around 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Showers and
thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy.
Showers and thunderstorms likely until early morning...then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms early in the morning. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ421-161515-
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner
Saginaw Bay-
353 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly sunny early in the morning
becoming partly cloudy. Waves around 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to
10 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy. Waves around 2 feet
or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then showers
and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet in the late morning and afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Mostly cloudy. Showers and
thunderstorms likely until early morning...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms early in the morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet early in the morning.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ441-161515-
Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-
353 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny becoming partly
cloudy in the late morning and early afternoon becoming mostly
sunny. Waves around 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Partly cloudy. Waves
around 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20
knots in the late morning and afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Light showers
and thunderstorms likely...mainly in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet in the late morning and afternoon. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet. A Small Craft Advisory may be needed.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south
10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Mostly cloudy. Showers and
thunderstorms likely until early morning...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms early in the morning. Waves 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ442-161515-
Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI-
353 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots veering to the northeast in
the late morning and afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves around 2 feet
or less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy. Waves around 2 feet
or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Light
showers and thunderstorms likely...mainly in the afternoon. Waves
1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet in the late morning and
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15
knots early in the morning. Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms
likely until early morning...then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms early in the morning. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet. A Small Craft Advisory may be needed.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ443-161515-
Port Sanilac to Port Huron MI-
353 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...Light and variable winds becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves around 2 feet or
less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy. Waves around 2 feet
or less.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Light showers and
thunderstorms likely...mainly in the afternoon. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots early in the morning. Mostly cloudy. Showers and
thunderstorms likely until early morning...then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms early in the morning. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet early in the morning.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LEZ444-161515-
Michigan Waters of Lake Erie from Detroit River to North Cape MI-
353 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.TODAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy until late
afternoon becoming mostly sunny. Waves around 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly clear in the
evening...then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy with
showers and thunderstorms likely. Waves around 2 feet or less.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy
with showers and thunderstorms likely until early morning...then
partly cloudy early in the morning. Waves around 2 feet or less.

See Lake Erie Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

The water temperature at Belle Isle is 74.3 degrees.

$$

DRK

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