Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
403 PM EDT WED JUL 27 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.

LHZ422-280300-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
403 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY THIS
EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-280300-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
403 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-280300-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
403 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHWEST BY MIDNIGHT...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS EVENING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 15
TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.. BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-280300-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
403 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-280300-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
403 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY
BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-280300-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
403 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST
BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 77.9 DEGREES.

$$

CB

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