Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1002 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

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.

LHZ422-272215-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
1002 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY BY LATE MORNING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLEAR EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW BY LATE
EVENING.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-272215-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
1002 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY LATE IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
BY LATE EVENING.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ441-272215-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
1002 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW BY LATE EVENING.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ442-272215-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
1002 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW BY LATE EVENING.
WAVES NEARLY CALM.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ443-272215-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
1002 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SUNNY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
BY LATE EVENING.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LEZ444-272215-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1002 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW BY LATE EVENING.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 31.8 DEGREES.

$$

JVC

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