Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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Nearshore Marine Forecast for Michigan
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
337 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

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.

LHZ422-170415-
Inner Saginaw Bay SW of Point Au Gres to Bay Port MI-
337 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots early in the evening
becoming light and variable...then becoming west 5 to 10 knots
after midnight. Mostly cloudy early in the evening becoming
partly cloudy. Scattered light snow showers early in the
evening...then isolated light snow showers this evening.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots with gusts to 30 knots. Partly cloudy in the morning
becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts to
30 knots in the evening. Partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts to 30 knots in
the late morning and afternoon. Mostly sunny becoming partly
cloudy late in the morning becoming mostly cloudy.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

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

$$

LHZ421-170415-
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner
Saginaw Bay-
337 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots...then backing to the west after midnight. Mostly cloudy
early in the evening becoming partly cloudy. Isolated light snow
showers in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
30 knots with gusts to 35 knot gales. Partly cloudy in the
morning becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots with gusts to
35 knot gales diminishing to 20 to 25 knots early in the morning.
Partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts to 30 knots in
the late morning and afternoon. Mostly sunny becoming partly
cloudy in the late morning and early afternoon becoming mostly
cloudy.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

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

$$

LHZ441-170415-
Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-
337 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Periods of light snow showers early in
the evening...then partly cloudy with scattered light snow
showers this evening. Partly cloudy after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to
30 knots with gusts to 35 knot gales. Partly cloudy in the
morning becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west
20 to 25 knots early in the morning. Gusts to 35 knot gales.
Partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots
increasing to 30 knots early in the afternoon...then diminishing
to 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots late in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny becoming partly cloudy in the late morning and early
afternoon becoming mostly cloudy.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

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

$$

LHZ442-170415-
Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI-
337 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots backing to the west
early in the morning. Periods of snow showers in the evening...
then partly cloudy after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots with gusts to 30 knots. Partly cloudy in the morning
becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to
30 knots diminishing to 15 to 20 knots early in the morning.
Partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy until
late afternoon becoming mostly cloudy.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

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

$$

LHZ443-170415-
Port Sanilac to Port Huron MI-
337 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy with
numerous light snow showers in the evening...then partly cloudy
after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy in the morning becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to 15
to 20 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly sunny becoming
partly cloudy in the late morning and early afternoon becoming
mostly cloudy.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

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

$$

LEZ444-170415-
Michigan Waters of Lake Erie from Detroit River to North Cape MI-
337 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy with scattered
light snow showers in the evening...then partly cloudy after
midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy in the morning becoming mostly cloudy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots in the late evening and overnight. Partly cloudy. A Small
Craft Advisory may be needed.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts to 30 knots in
the afternoon. Mostly sunny.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

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

The water temperature at Belle Isle is 31.6 degrees.

$$

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