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 SAT MAR 18 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.

LHZ422-190915-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
945 PM EDT SAT MAR 18 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
AREAS OF DRIZZLE. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE
EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN...LIGHT SNOW AND SLEET
EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SLEET EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-190915-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
945 PM EDT SAT MAR 18 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DRIZZLE. WAVES AROUND 2
FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-190915-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
945 PM EDT SAT MAR 18 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
DRIZZLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE
EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-190915-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
945 PM EDT SAT MAR 18 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
PATCHY DRIZZLE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL
EARLY MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE MORNING. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-190915-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
945 PM EDT SAT MAR 18 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
PATCHY DRIZZLE. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL
EARLY MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SLEET
IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-190915-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
945 PM EDT SAT MAR 18 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
AREAS OF DRIZZLE. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN IN THE MORNING. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 32.2 DEGREES.

$$

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