Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Marquette MI
840 AM EST Fri Nov 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.

LSZ240-241-172100-
Saxon Harbor WI to Black River MI-
Black River to Ontonagon MI-
840 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017 /740 AM CST Fri Nov 17 2017/

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST /11 AM CST/
TODAY...

.REST OF TODAY...South wind 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest
5 to 15 knots by mid afternoon. A chance of rain possibly mixed
with snow early, then rain. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to
2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West wind less than 10 knots veering northwest 10 to
15 knots by midnight, then veering north 15 to 20 knots late.
Cloudy. A chance of drizzle in the evening, then a slight chance
of drizzle by midnight. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy. A
slight chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots. Snow showers
likely. Waves building to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet,
then subsiding to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.

$$

LSZ242-243-172100-
Ontonagon to Upper Entrance of Portage Canal MI-
Upper Entrance of Portage Canal to Eagle River MI-
840 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

.REST OF TODAY...South wind 20 to 25 knots veering southwest
10 to 20 knots. Gusts up to 32 knots. Rain possibly mixed with
snow. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...West wind less than 10 knots veering northwest 10 to
15 knots by midnight, then veering north 15 to 20 knots late.
Cloudy. Widespread drizzle in the evening, then a slight chance
of drizzle by midnight. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...North wind 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy. A slight chance of
snow showers and freezing drizzle in the afternoon. Waves
building to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots. Snow showers
likely. Waves building to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet,
then subsiding to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.

$$

LSZ244-245-172100-
Eagle River to Manitou Island MI-
Manitou Island to Point Isabelle MI-
840 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...South wind up to 30 knots becoming southwest
10 to 20 knots by mid afternoon. Gale force gusts up to 38 knots.
Rain and snow. Waves 6 to 9 feet occasionally to 11 feet building
to 8 to 11 feet occasionally to 14 feet, then subsiding to 3 to
5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest wind less than 10 knots veering northwest
10 to 20 knots by midnight, then veering north 15 to 20 knots
late. Cloudy. Drizzle likely and a chance of snow in the evening,
then a slight chance of drizzle by midnight. Waves subsiding to
1 to 2 feet, then building to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...North wind 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 33 knots.
Cloudy. A slight chance of freezing drizzle and snow showers in
the afternoon. Waves building to 5 to 8 feet occasionally to
10 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest wind 20 to 25 knots with gale force
gusts up to 34 knots. Snow showers likely. Waves building to 6 to
9 feet occasionally to 11 feet, then subsiding to 5 to 8 feet
occasionally to 10 feet.

$$

LSZ246-247-172100-
Point Isabelle to Lower Entrance of Portage Canal MI-
Lower Entrance of Portage Canal To Huron Islands MI Including
Keweenaw and Huron Bays-
840 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...South wind 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest
5 to 15 knots by mid afternoon. A chance of rain and snow early,
then rain possibly mixed with snow. Waves 3 to 6 feet
occasionally to 8 feet building to 4 to 7 feet occasionally to
9 feet, then subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest wind less than 10 knots veering north 10 to
15 knots late. Cloudy. Snow likely, drizzle likely and rain in
the evening, then a chance of rain and a slight chance of drizzle
by midnight. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy. A slight
chance of drizzle in the morning, then a slight chance of
freezing drizzle and snow showers in the afternoon. Waves
building to 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots. Snow showers
likely. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet, then subsiding to 2 to
3 feet.

$$

LSZ248-172100-
Huron Islands to Marquette MI-
840 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...South wind 20 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to
20 knots by mid afternoon. Gale force gusts up to 35 knots. A
chance of rain and snow early, then snow through early afternoon.
Rain. Waves 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet building to 3 to
6 feet occasionally to 8 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest wind less than 10 knots veering northwest
10 to 15 knots by midnight, then increasing to 15 to 20 knots
late. Cloudy. Rain possibly mixed with snow in the evening, then
a chance of rain possibly mixed with snow by midnight. A slight
chance of drizzle by midnight. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots. Cloudy. A slight
chance of drizzle in the morning, then a chance of drizzle, a
slight chance of freezing drizzle and snow showers in the
afternoon. Waves building to 5 to 8 feet occasionally to 10 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots. Snow showers
likely and a slight chance of freezing drizzle in the evening,
then snow showers likely after midnight. Waves building to 7 to
10 feet occasionally to 13 feet, then subsiding to 5 to 8 feet
occasionally to 10 feet.

$$

LSZ249-250-172100-
Marquette to Munising MI-
Munising to Grand Marais MI-
840 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...South wind 15 to 25 knots. Gale force gusts up
to 34 knots. A chance of rain possibly mixed with snow early,
then a chance of snow through early afternoon. Rain. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots veering north 15 to
20 knots late. Cloudy. Rain in the evening, then a chance of rain
by midnight. A slight chance of drizzle by midnight. Waves
subsiding to 1 to 2 feet, then building to 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY...North wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts up to 33 knots.
Cloudy. A chance of drizzle in the morning, then a chance of
drizzle and snow showers in the afternoon. Waves building to 7 to
10 feet occasionally to 13 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest wind up to 30 knots. Snow showers
likely, a slight chance of drizzle and freezing drizzle in the
evening, then snow showers likely after midnight. Waves building
to 9 to 12 feet occasionally to 15 feet, then subsiding to 8 to
11 feet occasionally to 14 feet.

$$

LSZ251-172100-
Grand Marais to Whitefish Point MI-
840 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...South wind 15 to 25 knots with gale force gusts
up to 35 knots. A chance of snow through early afternoon. Rain.
Snow by mid afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet
building to 4 to 7 feet occasionally to 9 feet, then subsiding to
3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet.
.TONIGHT...South wind 10 to 20 knots veering southwest 10 to
15 knots by midnight, then veering northwest late. Gusts up to
31 knots. Rain through midnight. A chance of drizzle by midnight.
Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet, then building to 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...North wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts up to 32 knots.
Cloudy. A chance of drizzle. Waves building to 5 to 8 feet
occasionally to 10 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North wind 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to
33 knots. Cloudy. A chance of drizzle, snow showers and a slight
chance of freezing drizzle in the evening, then snow showers
likely and a slight chance of freezing drizzle after midnight.
Waves building to 8 to 11 feet occasionally to 14 feet.

$$

LMZ221-172100-
Green Bay North of line from Cedar River MI to Rock Island
Passage-
840 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...South wind up to 30 knots. Gale force gusts up
to 37 knots. A chance of rain through early afternoon, then rain
by mid afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 5 to 8 feet
occasionally to 10 feet, then subsiding to 4 to 7 feet
occasionally to 9 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest wind 10 to 20 knots veering north late.
Gusts up to 29 knots. Rain through midnight. A chance of drizzle
by midnight, then a slight chance of drizzle late. Waves
subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...North wind 10 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots in the afternoon. Gale force gusts up to 35 knots.
Cloudy. A chance of drizzle in the morning, then a chance of
drizzle and a slight chance of snow showers in the afternoon.
Waves building to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gale force
gusts up to 34 knots. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow
showers after midnight. Waves subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

LMZ248-250-172100-
Seul Choix Point to Point Detour MI-
5NM East of a line from Fairport MI to Rock Island Passage-
840 AM EST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...South wind up to 30 knots with gale force gusts
up to 37 knots. Cloudy. A chance of rain possibly mixed with snow
early, then rain. Waves 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet
building to 8 to 11 feet occasionally to 14 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots veering northwest 10 to
15 knots by midnight, then veering north late. Rain through
midnight. A chance of drizzle by midnight. Waves subsiding to
3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...North wind up to 30 knots with gale force gusts up to
37 knots. Cloudy. A chance of drizzle in the morning, then a
chance of drizzle and a slight chance of snow showers in the
afternoon. Waves building to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North wind up to 30 knots with gale force gusts
up to 37 knots. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of drizzle and
snow showers in the evening, then a chance of snow showers after
midnight. Waves subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.

$$

WFO MQT



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