Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1001 PM EDT WED MAR 22 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.

LHZ422-230915-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
1001 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN. LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-230915-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
1001 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN, A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN AND A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. RAIN UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-230915-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
1001 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN
LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-230915-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
1001 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. CLEAR. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE
MORNING BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN
A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-230915-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
1001 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. CLEAR. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE
MORNING BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN
THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-230915-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1001 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE
MORNING BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LIGHT RAIN LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY EARLY IN
THE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 35.0 DEGREES.

$$

MR

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