Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
347 PM EDT WED APR 15 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.

LHZ422-160330-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
347 PM EDT WED APR 15 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE
MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY EARLY IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-160330-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
347 PM EDT WED APR 15 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY
BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS
BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-160330-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
347 PM EDT WED APR 15 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN VEERING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE.
MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY
CLOUDY EARLY...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-160330-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
347 PM EDT WED APR 15 2015

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
WEST LATE. CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY
CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-160330-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
347 PM EDT WED APR 15 2015

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
LATE. CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT.
A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-160330-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
347 PM EDT WED APR 15 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST 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...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN
LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT. CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 45.3 DEGREES.

$$

HLO

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