Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
946 PM EST THU DEC 1 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.

LHZ422-021030-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
946 PM EST THU DEC 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND LIGHT SNOW EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-021030-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
946 PM EST THU DEC 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND LIGHT SNOW EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-021030-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
946 PM EST THU DEC 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND LIGHT SNOW
EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-021030-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
946 PM EST THU DEC 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND LIGHT
SNOW EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-021030-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
946 PM EST THU DEC 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND LIGHT SNOW EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-021030-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
946 PM EST THU DEC 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND
LIGHT SNOW EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. 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 43.9 DEGREES.

$$

SC

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