Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
354 AM EDT SUN APR 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-
354 AM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST
LATE. CLOUDY WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AND NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS.
WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST LATE.
OCCASIONAL SHOWERS. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS. WAVES NEARLY
CALM.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES NEARLY CALM.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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-
354 AM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE EAST LATE.
CLOUDY WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AND NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. OCCASIONAL
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-131500-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
354 AM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE EAST LATE.
CLOUDY WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AND NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTH LATE.
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-131500-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
354 AM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHEAST
LATE. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
LATE. SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY
AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-131500-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
354 AM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED
LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
THEN SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 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-
354 AM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 34 DEGREES.

$$

KURIMSKI

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