Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
354 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 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.

LHZ422-310315-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
354 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-310315-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
354 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
THEN CLEARING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-310315-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
354 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLEAR THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-310315-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
354 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY
CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE
MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET BY MID
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR THROUGH MIDNIGHT.. BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-310315-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
354 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN PARTLY
CLOUDY BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET LATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-310315-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
354 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.WEDNESDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 75.5 DEGREES.

$$

DRK

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