Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS53 KDTX 020751
NSHDTX

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
351 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 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.

LHZ422-021530-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
351 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY BY MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-021530-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
351 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-021530-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
351 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-021530-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
351 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY
LATE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-021530-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
351 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON... BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST BY EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-021530-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
351 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 73.6 DEGREES.

$$

SF

YOU CAN OBTAIN YOUR LATEST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECASTS ONLINE
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GREATLAKES


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.