Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
945 PM EST TUE JAN 17 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.

LHZ422-181000-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
945 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF DRIZZLE WITH AREAS OF FOG THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-181000-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
945 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF DRIZZLE WITH AREAS OF FOG THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-181000-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
945 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
WITH AREAS OF FOG THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY IN THE MORNING BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ442-181000-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
945 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF DRIZZLE WITH AREAS OF FOG THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ443-181000-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
945 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS THIS EVENING. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN THIS
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LEZ444-181000-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
945 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY
IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 32.5 DEGREES.

$$

DG

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