Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
344 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 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.

LHZ422-011515-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
344 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES EARLY THIS
MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
BY LATE MORNING. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ421-011515-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
344 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT
GALES EARLY THIS MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS EARLY...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET BY MID AFTERNOON.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-011515-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
344 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY EARLY
AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY LATE. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 6 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-011515-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
344 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES THIS
MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 8 TO 12 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
7 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 15 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-011515-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
344 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES THIS
MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SNOW SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 7 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS OVERNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-011515-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
344 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KNOT GALES EARLY THIS
MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON... BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 55 DEGREES.

$$

JVC/SC

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