Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
952 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

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.

LHZ422-042100-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
952 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-042100-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
952 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY
MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-042100-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
952 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-042100-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
952 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-042100-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
952 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-042100-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
952 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY EARLY...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BY MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MID
AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. 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 74.2 DEGREES.

$$

CB

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