Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
347 AM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

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.

LHZ422-211530-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
347 AM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN CLEARING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-211530-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
347 AM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-211530-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
347 AM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-211530-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
347 AM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-211530-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
347 AM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

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

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

$$

LEZ444-211530-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
347 AM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 56.0 DEGREES.

$$

HLO

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