Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
343 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

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.

LHZ422-261615-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
343 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN THE
EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ421-261615-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
343 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY AFTERNOON. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN
THE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ441-261615-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
343 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 8 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-261615-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
343 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST LATE
IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE BY AFTERNOON.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN VEERING TO THE WEST LATE. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS.
CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3
FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7
FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-261615-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
343 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE SOUTHEAST
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE BY
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10
TO 15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3
TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
MAY BE NEEDED.

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

$$

LEZ444-261615-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
343 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN THE EVENING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 37.7 DEGREES.

$$

SF

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