Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
357 PM EST SUN NOV 23 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.

LHZ422-240415-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
357 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES BY AFTERNOON. LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-240415-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
357 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES BY AFTERNOON. LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7
FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-240415-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
357 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES.
LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING WEST TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-240415-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
357 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. RAIN. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES.
LIGHT SHOWERS. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT
GALES...BECOMING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-240415-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
357 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FEET BY LATE EVENING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES.
LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY. LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 40 KNOTS WITH STORM FORCE STORM
FORCE GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
35 KNOT GALES AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE
EVENING. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET. A STORM WARNING MAY BE NEEDED.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-240415-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
357 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST GALES
TO 35 KNOTS WITH STORM FORCE STORM FORCE GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS. LIGHT
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH STORM FORCE
STORM FORCE GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS EARLY.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 33.3 DEGREES.

$$

HLO

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