Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
000
FZUS53 KDTX 311349
NSHDTX

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
949 AM EDT WED AUG 31 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.

LHZ422-312115-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
949 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY
SUNNY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH
ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. A
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-312115-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
949 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH
ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-312115-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
949 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS. A
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-312115-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
949 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS
BY LATE MORNING. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-312115-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
949 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20
KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-312115-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
949 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

.REST OF TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH
ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 75.1 DEGREES.

$$

DRC

YOU CAN OBTAIN YOUR LATEST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECASTS ONLINE
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GREATLAKES



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.