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NWS Forecast

FZUS53 KAPX 240249
NSHAPX

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

LSZ321-241100-
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY
LIGHT WINDS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LSZ322-241100-
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY-
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY.

THURSDAY NIGHT
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ341-241100-
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ345-241100-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ346-241100-
ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ342-241100-
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
TRAVERSE BAY-
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ344-241100-
SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI-
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ345-346-241100-
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ323-241100-
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO
NORWOOD MI-
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ347-241100-
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ348-241100-
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ349-241100-
STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI-
1049 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.

THURSDAY
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY SUNNY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.