Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
945 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 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.

LHZ422-010900-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
945 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY
THIS EVENING. AREAS OF DRIZZLE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
THEN CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-010900-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
945 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY
THIS EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT.
AREAS OF DRIZZLE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-010900-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
945 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THIS
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. AREAS OF
DRIZZLE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY BY LATE
MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-010900-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
945 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. AREAS OF DRIZZLE. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-010900-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
945 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN VEERING TO THE EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CLOUDY. AREAS OF DRIZZLE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE. PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-010900-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
945 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 63 DEGREES.

$$

DG

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