Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
945 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 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.

LHZ422-130900-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
945 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
20 TO 25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-130900-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
945 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
20 TO 25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
LATE MORNING. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-130900-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
945 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. NUMEROUS SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY LATE.
A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE
MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-130900-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
945 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SCATTERED SHOWERS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY LATE.
A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY
LATE MORNING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-130900-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
945 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY
THIS EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. OCCASIONAL
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING.
PARTLY CLOUDY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-130900-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
945 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 73 DEGREES.

$$

KURIMSKI

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