Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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Nearshore Marine Forecast for Michigan
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
346 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

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.

LHZ422-221615-
Inner Saginaw Bay SW of Point Au Gres to Bay Port MI-
346 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming light and variable.
Partly cloudy early in the morning then clearing.
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming east 5 to 10 knots
in the late evening and overnight. Mostly clear.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy until late afternoon, then cloudy with a
chance of light rain late in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots veering to the
south early in the morning. Light rain and a chance of
thunderstorms.

Gales will be possible beyond the forecast period. Please refer to
the Open Lakes Forecast for more information.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

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

$$

LHZ421-221615-
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner
Saginaw Bay-
346 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots until late afternoon
becoming light and variable. Partly cloudy in the morning then
clearing. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly clear. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Partly cloudy until late afternoon, then cloudy with a
chance of light rain late in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 20 to
25 knots early in the morning. Light rain and a chance of
thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Gales will be possible beyond the forecast period. Please refer
to the Open Lakes Forecast for more information.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

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

$$

LHZ441-221615-
Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-
346 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots backing to the southeast in the
afternoon. Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Waves
2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly clear. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Partly cloudy until late afternoon,
then mostly cloudy with a chance of light rain late in the
afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 20 to
25 knots with gusts to 30 knots after midnight. Light rain and a
chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet in
the late evening and overnight.

Gales will be possible beyond the forecast period. Please refer
to the Open Lakes Forecast for more information.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

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

$$

LHZ442-221615-
Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI-
346 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots early in the morning
becoming light and variable, then becoming southeast 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Partly cloudy in the morning then
clearing. Waves 2 feet or less.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly clear. Waves
2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy until late
afternoon, then mostly cloudy with a chance of light rain late in
the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast 20 to
25 knots in the late evening and early morning, then becoming south
15 to 20 knots early in the morning. Light rain and a chance of
thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet after
midnight.

Gales will be possible beyond the forecast period. Please refer to
the Open Lakes Forecast for more information.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

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

$$

LHZ443-221615-
Port Sanilac to Port Huron MI-
346 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...Light and variable winds. Partly cloudy in the morning
then clearing.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots early in the evening becoming
light and variable, then becoming east 5 to 10 knots early in the
morning. Mostly clear.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy until
late afternoon, then mostly cloudy with a chance of light rain
late in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots in the late evening and overnight. Light rain and a
chance of thunderstorms.

Gales will be possible beyond the forecast period. Please refer to
the Open Lakes Forecast for more information.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

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

$$

LEZ444-221615-
Michigan Waters of Lake Erie from Detroit River to North Cape MI-
346 AM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.TODAY...Light and variable winds becoming east 5 to 10 knots in
the late morning and afternoon. Mostly cloudy becoming partly
cloudy late in the morning becoming mostly sunny.
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly clear.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots
late in the morning, then diminishing to 5 to 10 knots in the
afternoon. Partly cloudy in the morning, then cloudy with a
chance of light rain early in the afternoon. Cloudy with light
rain likely late in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Rain and a chance of
thunderstorms.

Gales will be possible beyond the forecast period. Please refer to
the Open Lakes Forecast for more information.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

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


$$

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