Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
955 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015

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.

LHZ422-271015-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
955 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-271015-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
955 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ441-271015-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
955 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ442-271015-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
955 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
NEARLY CALM.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES NEARLY CALM.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ443-271015-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
955 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
MOSTLY SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SUNNY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LEZ444-271015-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
955 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THIS EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLEAR.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 31.8 DEGREES.

$$

MR

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