Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
339 AM EST SUN FEB 1 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.

LHZ422-011615-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
339 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES. LIGHT SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES.
SNOW.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ421-011615-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
339 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW EARLY...THEN LIGHT SNOW LIKELY BY LATE MORNING. LIGHT SNOW
LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES.
LIGHT SNOW MAINLY BEFORE MIDNIGHT...THEN LIGHT SNOW LIKELY LATE.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...BACKING TO THE WEST
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY LATE IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY LATE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY MAINLY BEFORE
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

$$

LHZ441-011615-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
339 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
IN THE MORNING...THEN LIGHT SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
SNOW LATE. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 35 KNOT
GALES AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 30 KNOTS LATE. LIGHT
SNOW. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. PARTLY CLOUDY MAINLY BEFORE
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ442-011615-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
339 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW EARLY...THEN LIGHT
SNOW LIKELY LATE IN THE MORNING. LIGHT SNOW BY AFTERNOON. WAVES
NEARLY CALM.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 35 KNOT
GALES BY LATE EVENING. SNOW. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES NEARLY CALM.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LHZ443-011615-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
339 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. LIGHT SNOW. WAVES NEARLY
CALM.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES BY LATE EVENING. SNOW. WAVES
NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS TO 30 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY LATE MORNING...BECOMING
MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES NEARLY CALM.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES NEARLY CALM.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

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

$$

LEZ444-011615-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
339 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 30 KNOTS.
SNOW. SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. PERIODS OF SNOW IN THE
EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT
TIMES IN THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 31.8 DEGREES.

$$

MR

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