Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
353 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

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.

LHZ422-131500-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
353 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-131500-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
353 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-131500-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
353 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-131500-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
353 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF WATERSPOUTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-131500-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
353 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY BY LATE
MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY
CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-131500-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
353 AM EDT WED AUG 13 2014

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
MOSTLY SUNNY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 72 DEGREES.

$$

JVC

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