Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
343 PM EDT THU AUG 21 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.

LHZ422-220300-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
343 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY MID
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-220300-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
343 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY EARLY
AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-220300-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
343 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON.
MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-220300-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
343 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-220300-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
343 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...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. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-220300-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
343 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
PARTLY CLOUDY. 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.

$$

JVC

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