Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
943 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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.

LHZ422-252115-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
943 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. SCATTERED SPRINKLES THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-252115-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
943 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-252115-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
943 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET BY LATE MORNING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-252115-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
943 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET OVERNIGHT. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-252115-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
943 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15
KNOTS LATE. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7
FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-252115-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
943 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY BY EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED
SPRINKLES THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. 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 57 DEGREES.

$$

JVC

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