Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
344 AM EDT FRI AUG 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-
344 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PATCHY FOG EARLY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. 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-
344 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PATCHY FOG EARLY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-221500-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
344 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG EARLY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-221500-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
344 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG EARLY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY
LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-221500-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
344 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG EARLY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY
LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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-
344 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG EARLY. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 72 DEGREES.

$$

DRK/SC

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