Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1007 PM EST WED DEC 7 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.

LHZ422-081030-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
1007 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY LATE
MORNING. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-081030-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
1007 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. CLOUDY.
A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.

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

$$

LHZ441-081030-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
1007 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. CLOUDY.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-081030-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
1007 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET... SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-081030-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
1007 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-081030-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1007 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 40.5 DEGREES.

$$

BT

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