Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
944 PM EST FRI FEB 5 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.

LHZ422-061000-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
944 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
SCATTERED FLURRIES.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-061000-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
944 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ441-061000-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
944 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS THIS EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-061000-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
944 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS...
THEN ISOLATED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-061000-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
944 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES...THEN ISOLATED
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-061000-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
944 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THIS
EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED FLURRIES
THIS EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 34.3 DEGREES.

$$

DG

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