Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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Nearshore Marine Forecast for Michigan
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
954 AM EST Fri Dec 3 2021

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.

LHZ422-032215-
Inner Saginaw Bay SW of Point Au Gres to Bay Port MI-
954 AM EST Fri Dec 3 2021

.REST OF TODAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots backing to the
southwest in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots in the late evening and overnight. Mostly cloudy in the
evening becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to
4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots in the late evening and early morning, then becoming
southeast 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy in the
evening becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ421-032215-
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner
Saginaw Bay-
954 AM EST Fri Dec 3 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots backing to the
southwest late in the afternoon. Partly cloudy late in the
morning becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 20 to
25 knots with gusts to 30 knots. Mostly cloudy in the evening
becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet
after midnight. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts to 30 knots until
late afternoon. Partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 20 to 25 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots. Partly cloudy in the evening becoming mostly cloudy.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet in the late evening
and overnight. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ441-032215-
Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-
954 AM EST Fri Dec 3 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 20 to
25 knots with gusts to 30 knots. Mostly cloudy with a slight
chance of light rain and snow showers in the evening, then partly
cloudy after midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet
after midnight. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots.
Partly cloudy. Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
8 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to
30 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy in the
evening becoming cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet after midnight. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ442-032215-
Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI-
954 AM EST Fri Dec 3 2021

.REST OF TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 1 to 3 feet in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Mostly cloudy in the evening becoming partly cloudy.
Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts up to 30 knots until
late afternoon. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots. Partly cloudy in the evening becoming mostly cloudy.
Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet in the late evening
and overnight.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ443-032215-
Port Sanilac to Port Huron MI-
954 AM EST Fri Dec 3 2021

.REST OF TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy late in the morning
becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to
3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
10 to 15 knots in the late evening and early morning, then
becoming north 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy in the
evening becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LEZ444-032215-
Michigan Waters of Lake Erie from Detroit River to North Cape MI-
954 AM EST Fri Dec 3 2021

.REST OF TODAY...Light and variable winds. Mostly cloudy with a
chance of light rain. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots in the late evening and early morning, then becoming
west 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet
or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy in the
morning then clearing. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots veering to the
east after midnight. Partly cloudy in the evening becoming mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

See Lake Erie Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

The water temperature at Belle Isle is 40 degrees.

$$

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