Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50

000
FZUS53 KDTX 060804
NSHDTX

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
403 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 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.

LHZ422-061500-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
403 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTH
BY LATE MORNING. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-061500-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
403 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTH
BY LATE MORNING. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-061500-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
403 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-061500-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
403 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-061500-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
403 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT
SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY
MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-061500-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
403 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY. LIGHT SHOWERS
LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LIGHT
SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN
CLEARING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 51.3 DEGREES.

$$

CB

YOU CAN OBTAIN YOUR LATEST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECASTS ONLINE
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GREATLAKES


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.