Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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Nearshore Marine Forecast for Michigan
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
327 AM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

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.

LHZ422-151615-
Inner Saginaw Bay SW of Point Au Gres to Bay Port MI-
327 AM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Areas
of fog and patchy drizzle in the morning. A chance of light
showers in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy early in the evening
becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of light showers in the evening.
A slight chance of light snow showers late in the evening...then
a chance of light snow showers after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy early in
the morning then clearing.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ421-151615-
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner
Saginaw Bay-
327 AM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog and patchy drizzle in the
morning. A chance of light showers in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy early in the evening
becoming cloudy. A chance of light showers in the evening. A
slight chance of light snow showers late in the evening...then a
chance of light snow showers after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy early in the
morning then clearing.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots early in the morning. Clear.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ441-151615-
Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-
327 AM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog and patchy
drizzle in the morning. A slight chance of light showers in the
afternoon. Waves around 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy early in the evening becoming cloudy. A
chance of light showers until early morning. A slight chance of
light snow showers late in the evening. Waves around 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots
late in the morning...then diminishing to 15 to 20 knots early in the
afternoon becoming west 10 to 15 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly
cloudy becoming partly cloudy late in the morning becoming mostly
sunny. Waves around 2 feet or less. A Small Craft Advisory may be
needed.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves
around 2 feet or less.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ442-151615-
Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI-
327 AM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Cloudy. Areas of fog and patchy
drizzle in the morning...then patchy fog early in the afternoon.
A chance of light showers in the afternoon. Waves around 2 feet
or less.
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy early in the evening becoming cloudy. A
chance of light showers until early morning. A slight chance of
light snow showers late in the evening. Waves around 2 feet or
less.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots
late in the morning...then diminishing to 15 to 20 knots early in the
afternoon diminishing to 10 to 15 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly
cloudy becoming partly cloudy late in the morning becoming mostly
sunny. Waves around 2 feet or less. A Small Craft Advisory may be
needed.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear. Waves
around 2 feet or less.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ443-151615-
Port Sanilac to Port Huron MI-
327 AM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots late in the afternoon. Cloudy. Areas of fog and patchy
drizzle in the morning...then patchy fog early in the afternoon.
A chance of light showers in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming northwest 5 to
10 knots late in the evening...then becoming north 10 to 15 knots
after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Light showers likely in the
evening...then light showers likely and a chance of light snow
showers after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy becoming partly
cloudy late in the morning becoming mostly sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Clear.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LEZ444-151615-
Michigan Waters of Lake Erie from Detroit River to North Cape MI-
327 AM EST Thu Feb 15 2018

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots late in the afternoon. Widespread dense fog in the
morning. Patchy drizzle until late afternoon. Areas of fog early
in the afternoon. Showers in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming northwest 10 to
15 knots. Light showers until early morning.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy becoming partly
cloudy early in the afternoon becoming mostly sunny.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots early in the evening
becoming light and variable. Mostly clear.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Erie Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

The water temperature at Belle Isle is 32.3 degrees.

$$

JVC

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