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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS53 KAPX

FZUS53 KAPX 042112
NSHAPX

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKES HURON...
MICHIGAN AND SUPERIOR

LSZ321-050515-
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS INTO THE EVENING. RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

MONDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LSZ322-050515-
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY-
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

TONIGHT
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING.
SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.

MONDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. CLOUDY.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ341-050515-
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST EARLY IN THE
MORNING. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ345-050515-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5 NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM EST MONDAY THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN AND
SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

MONDAY
WEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ346-050515-
ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

TONIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MONDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ342-050515-
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
TRAVERSE BAY-
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO
20 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN AND
SNOW. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

MONDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ344-050515-
SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI-
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 20 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW...MAINLY
THROUGH EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ345-346-050515-
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW...MAINLY THROUGH
THIS EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ323-050515-
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO
NORWOOD MI-
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON


TONIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. GUSTS UP TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

MONDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ347-050515-
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

TONIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS LATE.
SNOW AND RAIN DIMINISHING AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ348-050515-
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST MONDAY


TONIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN
AND SNOW ENDING AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ349-050515-
STURGEON PT TO ALABASTER MI-
412 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST MONDAY


TONIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW ENDING AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MONDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 KNOTS.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



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