Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
951 AM EDT SUN APR 16 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.

LHZ422-162115-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
951 AM EDT SUN APR 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-162115-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
951 AM EDT SUN APR 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-162115-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
951 AM EDT SUN APR 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-162115-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
951 AM EDT SUN APR 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY
LATE IN THE MORNING BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING
MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-162115-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
951 AM EDT SUN APR 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE LATE
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-162115-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
951 AM EDT SUN APR 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
PARTLY CLOUDY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 50.4 DEGREES.

$$

DRK

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