Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 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.

LHZ422-291530-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE
MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-291530-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-291530-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-291530-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-291530-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-291530-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
403 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 73 DEGREES.

$$

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