Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
343 PM EDT SAT APR 23 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.

LHZ422-240315-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
343 PM EDT SAT APR 23 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE
MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.

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

$$

LHZ421-240315-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
343 PM EDT SAT APR 23 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE EAST BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15
KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY EARLY
AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.. BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ441-240315-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
343 PM EDT SAT APR 23 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10
KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY EARLY
AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.. BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ442-240315-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
343 PM EDT SAT APR 23 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE.
MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY
LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY EARLY
AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.. BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ443-240315-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
343 PM EDT SAT APR 23 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE.
MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS BY
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-240315-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
343 PM EDT SAT APR 23 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST. CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 49.8 DEGREES.

$$

SF

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