Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
941 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

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.

LHZ422-261000-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
941 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES THIS EVENING. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-261000-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
941 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THIS
EVENING BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES THIS
EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE MORNING BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET EARLY
IN THE MORNING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-261000-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
941 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN
THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES THIS EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE
MORNING BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET EARLY
IN THE MORNING. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-261000-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
941 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY THIS
EVENING BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES THIS
EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE MORNING BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-261000-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
941 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES THIS EVENING.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE MORNING BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE
MORNING BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-261000-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
941 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FLURRIES THIS EVENING. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES AROUND 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 39.6 DEGREES.

$$

DG

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