Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
437 PM EST SUN FEB 19 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.

LHZ422-200415-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
437 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-200415-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
437 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN
THE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN
THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-200415-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
437 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN
THE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY
IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. RAIN UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.

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

$$

LHZ442-200415-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
437 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY
IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 5
TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH LIGHT RAIN
LIKELY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ443-200415-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
437 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY
IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH LIGHT RAIN LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY
UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-200415-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
437 PM EST SUN FEB 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHEAST
IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE EARLY IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY IN
THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY
UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 35.0 DEGREES.

$$

BT

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