Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
400 AM EST SAT FEB 13 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.

LHZ422-131600-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
400 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-131600-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
400 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES EARLY THIS MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY... BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY THIS MORNING.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-131600-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
400 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES THIS
MORNING. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY THIS MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTHWEST IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY IN
THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-131600-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
400 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES THIS
MORNING. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY THIS MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY
CLOUDY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ443-131600-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
400 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES EARLY THIS MORNING. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY THIS MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...
INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY IN
THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LEZ444-131600-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
400 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS EARLY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 31.7 DEGREES.

$$

DG

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