Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
354 AM EST SAT DEC 10 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.

LHZ422-101600-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW BY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-101600-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW BY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT...
THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.

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

$$

LHZ441-101600-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. LIGHT SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SNOW BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30
KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW IN THE
EVENING. RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ442-101600-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
LATE IN THE EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. LIGHT SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SNOW BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30
KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW IN THE
EVENING. RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
NEEDED.

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

$$

LHZ443-101600-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH ISOLATED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. LIGHT SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SNOW BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30
KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW IN THE
EVENING. RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.

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

$$

LEZ444-101600-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
354 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SNOW. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LIGHT SNOW AND
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 39.7 DEGREES.

$$

HLO

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