Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
948 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

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.

LHZ422-251015-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
948 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO
THE NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS...
THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY IN
THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-251015-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
948 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ441-251015-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
948 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ442-251015-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
948 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS...THEN A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ443-251015-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
948 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS THIS EVENING. CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LEZ444-251015-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
948 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 31.8 DEGREES.

$$

HLO

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