Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1005 PM EST MON FEB 1 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.

LHZ422-021045-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
1005 PM EST MON FEB 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AND
SLEET IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN...A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AND SLEET
LATE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. RAIN
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-021045-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
1005 PM EST MON FEB 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AND SLEET IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
RAIN...A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AND SLEET LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
RAIN AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-021045-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
1005 PM EST MON FEB 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
RAIN LIKELY...A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AND SLEET LATE. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. RAIN AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-021045-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
1005 PM EST MON FEB 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 20 TO
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY...A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW AND SLEET LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. RAIN AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-021045-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
1005 PM EST MON FEB 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 20 TO
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. RAIN AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-021045-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1005 PM EST MON FEB 1 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT RAIN AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY LATE. RAIN AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE
EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 33.4 DEGREES.

$$

BT

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