Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
345 PM EDT FRI SEP 23 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.

LHZ422-240315-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
345 PM EDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10
KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-240315-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
345 PM EDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-240315-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
345 PM EDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-240315-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
345 PM EDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-240315-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
345 PM EDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-240315-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
345 PM EDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 73.1 DEGREES.

$$

DRC

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