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NWS Forecast

FZUS53 KAPX 020753
NSHAPX

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

LSZ321-021600-
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

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

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LSZ322-021600-
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY-
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SUNNY.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ341-021600-
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

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

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ345-021600-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

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

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ346-021600-
ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

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

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

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ342-021600-
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
TRAVERSE BAY-
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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

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

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
20 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ344-021600-
SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI-
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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

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

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

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ345-346-021600-
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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

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

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

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ323-021600-
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO
NORWOOD MI-
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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

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

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN THE VICINITY OF THUNDERSTORMS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ347-021600-
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

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

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ348-021600-
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

TONIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ349-021600-
STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI-
353 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

TODAY
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

TONIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

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

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.