Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lakes Huron...
Michigan and Superior.

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.

LSZ321-070500-
Whitefish Bay (U.S. Portion)/Whitefish Point to Point Iroquois MI-
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
10 knots early in the evening, then becoming southwest 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Gusts up to 25 knots. Scattered snow
showers. Waves 4 to 6 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Slight chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 2 to
3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LSZ322-070500-
St. Marys River Point Iroquois to E. Potagannissing Bay-
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots becoming west 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Isolated
snow showers.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots. Chance of snow showers.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Cloudy.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Chance of showers.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LMZ341-070500-
Seul Choix Point to 5NM West of Mackinac Bridge-
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots. Gusts to around 25 knots
early. Scattered snow showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of snow showers and slight chance of showers.
Waves 4 to 6 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest wind up to 30 knots with gusts to
around 40 knots. Cloudy. Waves 9 to 12 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Cloudy. Waves 9 to 12 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ345-070500-
Straits of Mackinac within 5 nm of Mackinac Bridge including
Mackinac Island-
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...West wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Scattered snow showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots. Chance of snow showers and slight chance of showers.
Waves 2 feet or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Cloudy. Waves 2 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ346-070500-
St Ignace to False Detour Channel-
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots becoming west 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Scattered
snow showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots. Chance of snow showers and slight chance of showers.
Waves 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LMZ342-070500-
Norwood MI to 5NM West of Mackinac Bridge including Little
Traverse Bay-
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Gusts to
25 knots this evening. Scattered snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet
subsiding to 2 feet or less after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
40 knots. Cloudy. Waves 5 to 8 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LMZ344-070500-
Sleeping Bear Point to Grand Traverse Light MI-
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
25 knots becoming southwest with gusts to around 20 knots after
midnight. Scattered snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
2 feet or less after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around
40 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 5 to 8 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Cloudy. Waves 5 to 8 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LMZ345-346-070500-
Point Betsie to Sleeping Bear Point MI-
Manistee to Point Betsie MI-
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 5 to 15 knots with gusts to around 25
knots becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20
knots. Scattered snow showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet subsiding to 2
feet or less after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Slight chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 4 to
7 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around
40 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 8 to 11 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Cloudy. Waves 8 to 11 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LMZ323-070500-
Grand Traverse Bay south of a line Grand Traverse Light to
Norwood MI-
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
25 knots becoming southwest with gusts to around 20 knots after
midnight. Scattered snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to
2 feet or less after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Slight chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 2 to
3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ347-070500-
5NM East of Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle Light MI including
Bois Blanc Island-
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots after midnight. Scattered snow showers. Waves 4 to 7
feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet after midnight. Waves occasionally
around 9 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots. Slight chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 2 feet or
less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Cloudy. Waves 2 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ348-070500-
Presque Isle Light to Sturgeon Pt MI Including Thunder Bay
National Marine Sanctuary-
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots after midnight. Isolated snow showers early in the
evening. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet after
midnight. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy. Waves 2 to
3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Cloudy. Waves 4 to 6 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Cloudy. Waves 4 to 6 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$

LHZ349-070500-
Sturgeon Pt to Alabaster MI-
348 PM EST Fri Dec 6 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots becoming west 5 to 10 knots early in the morning. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less after
midnight.
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves
2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to
around 30 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.

$$




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