Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
350 PM 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.

LHZ422-140415-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
350 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

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

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-140415-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
350 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-140415-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
350 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY. 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...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LATE IN THE EVENING. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-140415-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
350 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE SOUTH IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY
SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ443-140415-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
350 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.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. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LATE IN THE EVENING. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LEZ444-140415-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
350 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. 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 IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY BY LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY
AFTERNOON. 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.

$$

DRK

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