Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
340 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

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.

LHZ422-221500-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
340 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY
LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-221500-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
340 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...
BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-221500-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
340 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY
SUNNY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-221500-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
340 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY
LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.

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

$$

LHZ443-221500-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
340 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET BY MIDNIGHT.

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

$$

LEZ444-221500-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
340 AM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 71 DEGREES.

$$

CB

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