Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1002 AM EST SAT JAN 21 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.

LHZ422-212200-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
1002 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN BY LATE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN LATE. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE LATE IN THE MORNING. WIDESPREAD
DENSE FOG.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-212200-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
1002 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN BY LATE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN LATE. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE LATE IN THE MORNING. WIDESPREAD
DENSE FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-212200-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
1002 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN BY LATE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN LATE. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE LATE IN THE MORNING. WIDESPREAD
DENSE FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-212200-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
1002 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE LATE IN THE MORNING.
WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG IN THE
MORNING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-212200-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
1002 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE LATE IN THE MORNING.
WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN BY
LATE EVENING. WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-212200-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
1002 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN LATE IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN LATE. WIDESPREAD FOG AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN AREAS OF FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. WIDESPREAD FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. WIDESPREAD FOG IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT
RAIN LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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 33.2 DEGREES.

$$

CB

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