Nearshore Marine Forecast
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Nearshore Marine Forecast for Michigan
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
Issued by National Weather Service GRAND RAPIDS MI
358 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

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.

LHZ422-070415-
Inner Saginaw Bay SW of Point Au Gres to Bay Port MI-
358 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A
chance of light snow showers after midnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet after midnight.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy with a chance of
light snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the late evening and overnight. Mostly cloudy with a
chance of light snow showers early in the evening...then partly
cloudy in the late evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts to 30 knots in the
late morning and afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A chance of light snow
showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet. A Small Craft Advisory
may be needed.

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

$$

LHZ421-070415-
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner
Saginaw Bay-
358 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Mostly cloudy. A
chance of light snow showers after midnight. Waves 4 to 6 feet.
Waves occasionally around 8 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy with a chance of
light snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet in
the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25
knots with gusts to 30 knots early in the morning. Mostly cloudy with
a chance of light snow showers early in the evening.. then partly
cloudy in the late evening and overnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet building
to 3 to 5 feet after midnight. Waves occasionally around 7 feet. A
Small Craft Advisory may be needed.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of light snow showers in the afternoon.
Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 8 feet.

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

$$

LHZ441-070415-
Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-
358 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Cloudy. A slight
chance of light snow showers this evening. A chance of light snow
showers after midnight. Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally
around 8 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots late in the morning...then increasing to 15 to 20 knots
in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. A chance of light snow showers
early in the morning...then light snow showers likely in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 20 to
25 knots with gusts to 30 knots early in the morning. Mostly cloudy.
Light snow showers likely early in the evening.. then a chance of
light snow showers in the late evening and early morning. Waves 2 to
4 feet. A Small Craft Advisory may be needed.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 35 knot gales.
Mostly cloudy with a chance of light snow showers. Waves 4 to 6 feet.
Waves occasionally around 8 feet. A Gale Warning may be needed.

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

$$

LHZ442-070415-
Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI-
358 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots in the late evening and overnight.
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of light snow showers this
evening. A chance of light snow showers after midnight. Waves
1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy with a chance of light
snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the late evening and overnight. Mostly cloudy with a
chance of light snow showers early in the evening...then partly
cloudy in the late evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots
with gusts to 35 knot gales in the late morning and afternoon. Mostly
cloudy. A chance of light snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3
feet building to 2 to 4 feet in the late morning and afternoon. A
Gale Warning may be needed.

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

$$

LHZ443-070415-
Port Sanilac to Port Huron MI-
358 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots
diminishing to 15 to 20 knots in the late evening and overnight.
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of light snow showers after
midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots early in the afternoon...then diminishing to 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Partly cloudy in the morning
becoming mostly cloudy. A slight chance of light snow showers
early in the morning...then a chance of light snow showers in the
late morning and early afternoon. A slight chance of light snow
showers late in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the late evening and overnight. Mostly cloudy early
in the evening becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 30 knots
increasing to 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots late in the
afternoon. Partly cloudy early in the morning becoming mostly cloudy.
Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet in the afternoon. A Small
Craft Advisory may be needed.

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

$$

LEZ444-070415-
Michigan Waters of Lake Erie from Detroit River to North Cape MI-
358 PM EST Wed Dec 6 2017

.TONIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Gusts to 30 knots in the
evening. Mostly clear. A chance of light snow showers after
midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Partly cloudy until
late afternoon becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of light snow
showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy with a
chance of light snow showers early in the evening...then partly
cloudy in the late evening and overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
1 to 3 feet.

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

The water temperature at Belle Isle is missing.

$$

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