Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
337 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 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.

LHZ422-031515-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
337 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MIDNIGHT. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTH
BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-031515-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
337 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MIDNIGHT. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
NORTHEAST BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-031515-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
337 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MIDNIGHT. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE EAST
BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
LIGHT SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. 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.

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

$$

LHZ442-031515-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
337 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MIDNIGHT. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTH
LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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

$$

LHZ443-031515-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
337 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE NORTH LATE. LIGHT
SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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

$$

LEZ444-031515-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
337 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY BY LATE MORNING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE.
LIGHT SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 49.0 DEGREES.

$$

JVC

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