Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
938 PM EST SAT NOV 22 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.

LHZ422-231015-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
938 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS THIS EVENING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. CLOUDY.
LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY
AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A GALE WARNING MAY BE
NEEDED.

GALES WILL BE POSSIBLE BEYOND THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO
THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR MORE INFORMATION.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-231015-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
938 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35
KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET. A GALE WARNING MAY BE NEEDED.

GALES WILL BE POSSIBLE BEYOND THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO
THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR MORE INFORMATION.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-231015-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
938 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY...
THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THIS EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET THIS EVENING.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING SOUTHWEST GALES TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOT GALES.
CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7
FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET. A GALE WARNING MAY BE
NEEDED.

GALES WILL BE POSSIBLE BEYOND THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO
THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LHZ442-231015-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
938 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
AREAS OF FOG. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES BY
AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON... THEN
LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A GALE WARNING MAY BE NEEDED.

GALES WILL BE POSSIBLE BEYOND THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO
THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LHZ443-231015-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
938 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO 30 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A GALE
WARNING MAY BE NEEDED.

GALES WILL BE POSSIBLE BEYOND THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO
THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR MORE INFORMATION.

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

$$

LEZ444-231015-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
938 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY THIS EVENING.
A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES...INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOT GALES BY
AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A GALE WARNING MAY BE
NEEDED.

GALES WILL BE POSSIBLE BEYOND THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO
THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR MORE INFORMATION.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 32.9 DEGREES.

$$

KURIMSKI

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