Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
354 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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.

LHZ422-211515-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
354 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
BY MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-211515-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
354 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-211515-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
354 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY
LATE MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-211515-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
354 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY
IN THE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-211515-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
354 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY LATE
MORNING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY
IN THE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-211515-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
354 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY BY
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS MISSING.

$$

HLO

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