Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
401 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKES HURON...
MICHIGAN AND SUPERIOR

LMZ341-281700-
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-
401 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS EARLY IN
THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SLEET
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS WITH SNOW SHOWERS AND SLEET
LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ345-281700-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5 NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-
401 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS
WITH SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE VALID FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ346-281700-
ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
401 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

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

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS IN
THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ342-281700-
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
TRAVERSE BAY-
401 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS WITH SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE VALID FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ344-281700-
SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI-
401 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ345-346-281700-
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-
401 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING, THEN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SNOW AND RAIN. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LMZ323-281700-
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO
NORWOOD MI-
401 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS IN
THE MORNING. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ347-281700-
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-
401 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

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

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE VALID FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ348-281700-
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
401 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

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

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SNOW AND RAIN. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SNOW LIKELY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ349-281700-
STURGEON PT TO ALABASTER MI-
401 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

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

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. AREAS OF FOG. SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

JZ



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