Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
342 AM EDT MON APR 27 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.

LHZ422-271515-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
342 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY
CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE NORTHWEST
BY MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-271515-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
342 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
NORTHWEST BY MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BACKING TO THE
WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-271515-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
342 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY BY MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-271515-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
342 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY BY
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-271515-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
342 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-271515-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
342 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED
LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE EAST BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE. MOSTLY
SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 45.5 DEGREES.

$$

CB

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