Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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Nearshore Marine Forecast for Michigan
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
953 PM EST Tue Jan 9 2018

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.

LHZ422-101015-
Inner Saginaw Bay SW of Point Au Gres to Bay Port MI-
953 PM EST Tue Jan 9 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Cloudy. Areas of fog. A chance of
light freezing rain in the morning. A chance of light showers in
the late morning and afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy with a
chance of light showers. Areas of fog.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy. Areas of fog
early in the morning. Light showers likely...mainly in the
afternoon.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ421-101015-
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner
Saginaw Bay-
953 PM EST Tue Jan 9 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
5 to 10 knots after midnight...then increasing to 10 to 15 knots
early in the morning. Partly cloudy in the late evening and early
morning becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. A
chance of light freezing rain in the morning. A chance of light
showers in the late morning and afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy. Light
showers likely...mainly after midnight. Areas of fog.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots
late in the afternoon. Areas of fog early in the morning. Cloudy with
light showers likely. A Small Craft Advisory may be needed.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ441-101015-
Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-
953 PM EST Tue Jan 9 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots early in the afternoon...then diminishing to 15 to
20 knots late in the afternoon. Partly cloudy in the morning
becoming cloudy. Areas of fog. A chance of light snow showers
early in the morning. A chance of light freezing rain in the
morning. A chance of light showers in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Areas of fog early
in the evening. Cloudy with a chance of light showers. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots
late in the afternoon. Cloudy. Light showers likely.. mainly in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet. A
Small Craft Advisory may be needed.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ442-101015-
Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI-
953 PM EST Tue Jan 9 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots early in the morning. Mostly clear becoming mostly
cloudy after midnight becoming partly cloudy. Waves around 2 feet
or less.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots early in the afternoon...then diminishing to 15 to
20 knots late in the afternoon. Partly cloudy in the morning
becoming cloudy. Areas of fog. A chance of light freezing rain in
the morning. A chance of light showers in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy with a
chance of light showers. Areas of fog. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy. Light showers
likely...mainly in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet. A Small Craft Advisory may be needed.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ443-101015-
Port Sanilac to Port Huron MI-
953 PM EST Tue Jan 9 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Areas
of fog. A chance of light freezing rain in the morning. A chance
of light showers in the late morning and afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Areas of fog early
in the evening. Cloudy with a chance of light showers.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy. Light showers
likely...mainly in the afternoon.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LEZ444-101015-
Michigan Waters of Lake Erie from Detroit River to North Cape MI-
953 PM EST Tue Jan 9 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Cloudy. Light freezing rain and light
showers likely in the morning...then light showers likely in the
afternoon. Areas of fog.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the late evening and early morning...then diminishing
to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Cloudy. Light showers
likely early in the evening...then a chance of light showers in
the late evening and overnight. Areas of fog.
.THURSDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Areas of fog early in the
morning. Cloudy with a chance of light showers.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Erie Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

The water temperature at Belle Isle is 31.7 degrees.

$$

MR

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