Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
403 PM EDT MON SEP 15 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.

LHZ422-160315-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
403 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY
THIS EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTH LATE. MOSTLY
SUNNY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-160315-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
403 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED
LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED
LIGHT SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTH LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-160315-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
403 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY
THIS EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTH LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY.
A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-160315-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
403 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. NUMEROUS LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE. MOSTLY
SUNNY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-160315-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
403 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH
SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-160315-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
403 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. OCCASIONAL LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY THIS EVENING...
THEN ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 72 DEGREES.

$$

BT

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