Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1003 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

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.

LHZ422-210930-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
1003 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-210930-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
1003 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING TO THE EAST LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-210930-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
1003 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BACKING TO THE EAST LATE. PARTLY
CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-210930-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
1003 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-210930-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
1003 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-210930-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1003 PM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING
SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 74.2 DEGREES.

$$

BT

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