Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
352 PM EDT THU APR 28 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.

LHZ422-290315-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
352 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS BY MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH
ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-290315-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
352 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY LATE. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-290315-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
352 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY LATE. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.

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

$$

LHZ442-290315-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
352 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY
SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.

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

$$

LHZ443-290315-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
352 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED
LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR
LESS BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.

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

$$

LEZ444-290315-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
352 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 50.5 DEGREES.

$$

SF

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