Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
953 PM EST THU FEB 16 2017

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.

LHZ422-171030-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
953 PM EST THU FEB 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
IN THE EARLY MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-171030-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
953 PM EST THU FEB 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN
THE EARLY MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-171030-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
953 PM EST THU FEB 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EARLY MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-171030-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
953 PM EST THU FEB 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-171030-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
953 PM EST THU FEB 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2
FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-171030-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
953 PM EST THU FEB 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
AROUND 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 32.2 DEGREES.

$$

BT

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