Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
343 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 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.

LHZ422-030315-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
343 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY
EARLY AFTERNOON...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY
SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-030315-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
343 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ441-030315-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
343 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH
MID AFTERNOON...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ442-030315-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
343 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY THROUGH MID AFTERNOON...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LHZ443-030315-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
343 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN NUMEROUS
LIGHT SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 TO 3 FEET.

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

$$

LEZ444-030315-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
343 PM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS LIGHT
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 51.0 DEGREES.

$$

SF

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