Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
955 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 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.

LHZ422-010915-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
955 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-010915-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
955 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET DURING THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-010915-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
955 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS
LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET DURING THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTH BY MID
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-010915-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
955 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST BY
MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-010915-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
955 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET DURING
THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-010915-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
955 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY THROUGH MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF WATERSPOUTS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 64.1 DEGREES.

$$

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