Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
455 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

WAVES ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS, WHICH
IS THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVE, ALONG WITH THE
AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 10% OF THE WAVES WHICH WILL
OCCASIONALLY BE ENCOUNTERED.

LSZ240-241-272000-
SAXON HARBOR WI TO BLACK RIVER MI-
BLACK RIVER TO ONTONAGON MI-
455 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017 /355 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017/

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SNOW AND SLEET.
WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE.  GUSTS UP TO 27 KNOTS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN IN
THE MORNING. SNOW THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW...
POSSIBLY MIXED WITH RAIN LATE. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...
THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW...
POSSIBLY MIXED WITH RAIN THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH FREEZING RAIN LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ242-243-272000-
ONTONAGON TO UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI-
UPPER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO EAGLE RIVER MI-
455 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SLEET LIKELY...
POSSIBLY MIXED WITH FREEZING RAIN AND RAIN. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET
OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO
8 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. SLEET...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 28 KNOTS.
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 27 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH
RAIN THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SNOW THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LSZ245-272000-
MANITOU ISLAND TO POINT ISABELLE MI-
455 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES
3 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. RAIN THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN RAIN...POSSIBLY MIXED
WITH SNOW LATE. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO
8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED
WITH SNOW BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SNOW THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LSZ244-272000-
EAGLE RIVER TO MANITOU ISLAND MI-
455 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH FREEZING RAIN. WAVES 4 TO
7 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BACKING WEST LATE. RAIN...
POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SNOW. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LSZ246-247-272000-
POINT ISABELLE TO LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL MI-
LOWER ENTRANCE OF PORTAGE CANAL TO HURON ISLANDS MI INCLUDING
KEWEENAW AND HURON BAYS-
455 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH FREEZING RAIN. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE.  GUSTS UP TO 29 KNOTS. RAIN...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH FREEZING
RAIN THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 27 KNOTS.
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...POSSIBLY MIXED
WITH SNOW BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

LSZ248-272000-
HURON ISLANDS TO MARQUETTE MI-
455 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BACKING WEST LATE. RAIN.
A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN SNOW LIKELY LATE. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET
OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO
27 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH RAIN IN
THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LSZ249-272000-
MARQUETTE TO MUNISING MI-
455 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING WEST LATE. RAIN
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN RAIN LIKELY...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH
SNOW LATE. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF RAIN...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING WEST LESS THAN
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

LSZ250-272000-
MUNISING TO GRAND MARAIS MI-
455 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES
2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. RAIN THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN RAIN LIKELY...POSSIBLY
MIXED WITH SNOW LATE. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET...THEN
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
RAIN...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LSZ251-272000-
GRAND MARAIS TO WHITEFISH POINT MI-
455 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 KNOTS. RAIN.
PATCHY FOG. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TODAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN VEERING WEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
3 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BACKING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN...POSSIBLY
MIXED WITH SNOW THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
LATE. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING NORTHWEST BY MID
AFTERNOON.  GUSTS UP TO 22 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

LMZ221-272000-
GREEN BAY NORTH OF LINE FROM CEDAR RIVER MI TO ROCK ISLAND
PASSAGE-
455 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES
1 TO 2 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. RAIN THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY LATE.
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET...THEN SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

LMZ248-250-272000-
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO POINT DETOUR MI-
5NM EAST OF A LINE FROM FAIRPORT MI TO ROCK ISLAND PASSAGE-
455 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017

.EARLY THIS MORNING...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. RAIN. WAVES
2 TO 3 FEET.
.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BACKING WEST 10 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET...THEN BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN...
POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

WFO MQT



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