Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
944 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 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.

LHZ422-250915-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
944 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
SCATTERED SPRINKLES THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-250915-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
944 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING SUNNY. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-250915-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
944 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. SCATTERED SPRINKLES THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE
MORNING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY EARLY AFTERNOON...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 3 TO 5
FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-250915-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
944 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY THIS EVENING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-250915-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
944 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY THIS EVENING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY
CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10
KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED.

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

$$

LEZ444-250915-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
944 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY THIS EVENING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 57 DEGREES.

$$

SC

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