Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
945 PM EDT WED MAY 4 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.

LHZ422-050915-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
945 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SUNNY. WAVES NEARLY CALM.

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

$$

LHZ421-050915-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
945 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY
THIS EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE MORNING...THEN SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-050915-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
945 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY THIS
EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHEAST LATE. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-050915-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
945 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY THIS EVENING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 2 FEET OR LESS BY MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-050915-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
945 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. ISOLATED LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY THIS EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-050915-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
945 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PERIODS OF LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED
LIGHT SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 49.9 DEGREES.

$$

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