Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
355 PM EST THU NOV 27 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.

LHZ422-280415-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
355 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW BY LATE MORNING. LIGHT SNOW LIKELY LATE. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-280415-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
355 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW BY LATE MORNING. LIGHT SNOW LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW BY LATE
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-280415-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
355 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY LATE. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
BECOMING CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT
SNOW LIKELY LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW BY LATE
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE
EVENING.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND LIGHT SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-280415-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
355 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY THIS EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE IN THE MORNING. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT SNOW LIKELY
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW BY LATE
EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-280415-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
355 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

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

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY THIS EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW LATE IN THE MORNING. A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT SNOW LIKELY
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW BY LATE
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY LATE
EVENING.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-280415-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
355 PM EST THU NOV 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY
THIS EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED
FLURRIES IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW LATE IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 38.6 DEGREES.

$$

DRK

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