Nearshore Marine Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
938 AM 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.

LHZ422-152115-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
938 AM EDT WED APR 15 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...DIMINISHING TO 2
FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY LATE MORNING. CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT
SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
BY MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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

$$

LHZ421-152115-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
938 AM EDT WED APR 15 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT
SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH MIDNIGHT...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ441-152115-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
938 AM EDT WED APR 15 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS
EARLY...THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ442-152115-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
938 AM EDT WED APR 15 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS 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 WEST LATE. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LHZ443-152115-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
938 AM EDT WED APR 15 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS 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 WEST LATE. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS BY MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

$$

LEZ444-152115-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
938 AM EDT WED APR 15 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS BY MID AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
MIDNIGHT...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. SCATTERED
LIGHT SHOWERS EARLY...THEN NUMEROUS LIGHT SHOWERS BY LATE
MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

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

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 44.6 DEGREES.

$$

HLO

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