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NWS Forecast

FZUS53 KAPX 220157
NSHAPX

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

LSZ321-221000-
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

OVERNIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

FRIDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SATURDAY
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LSZ322-221000-
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY-
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

OVERNIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG. MOSTLY CLOUDY.

FRIDAY
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG.

FRIDAY NIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG.

SATURDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ341-221000-
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

OVERNIGHT
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

SATURDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ345-221000-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

OVERNIGHT
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

SATURDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ346-221000-
ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

SATURDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ342-221000-
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
TRAVERSE BAY-
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

OVERNIGHT
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

SATURDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ344-221000-
SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI-
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

SATURDAY
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ345-346-221000-
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

SATURDAY
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ323-221000-
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO
NORWOOD MI-
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SATURDAY
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ347-221000-
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

OVERNIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

SATURDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ348-221000-
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

OVERNIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

FRIDAY
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SATURDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ349-221000-
STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI-
957 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

OVERNIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

SATURDAY
LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.