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NWS Forecast

FZUS53 KAPX 210323
NSHAPX

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

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

LSZ321-211130-
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LSZ322-211130-
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

OVERNIGHT
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRIDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ341-211130-
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
WEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.

FRIDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 7 TO 10 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ345-211130-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING
MACKINAC ISLAND-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES
2 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ346-211130-
ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES
2 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ342-211130-
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE
TRAVERSE BAY-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

FRIDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.
SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 5 TO
8 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ344-211130-
SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 35 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ345-211130-
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. WAVES 5 TO
8 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ346-211130-
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES
6 TO 9 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. WAVES 6 TO
9 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LMZ323-211130-
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO
NORWOOD MI-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2
TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ347-211130-
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

FRIDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES
2 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ348-211130-
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
WEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.

FRIDAY
WEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ349-211130-
STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI-
1023 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST FRIDAY


OVERNIGHT
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 30 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.

SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



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