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NWS Forecast

FZUS53 KDTX 090907
NSHDTX

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR MICHIGAN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
407 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

WAVES ARE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT - THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
1/3 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM. OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT IS THE AVERAGE OF
THE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM.

LHZ422-091630-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
407 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. SNOW SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS BY LATE EVENING.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ421-091630-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-
407 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SNOW IN THE MORNING...
THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT.

WAVES OMITTED DUE TO ICE COVERAGE.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ441-091630-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
407 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...
BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
LIKELY BY LATE EVENING. FREEZING SPRAY LATE. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 12 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS IN
THE MORNING...THEN GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS LATE. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. FREEZING SPRAY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
30 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
OVERNIGHT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ442-091630-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
407 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
LATE. SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 6 FEET.

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY BY LATE
EVENING. FREEZING SPRAY LATE. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE. FREEZING SPRAY EARLY. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS TO
30 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 10 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LHZ443-091630-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
407 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SNOW IN THE MORNING...
THEN SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

TONIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS LIKELY LATE IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 6 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY
AROUND 7 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS BY LATE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE BEYOND
THE FORECAST PERIOD. PLEASE REFER TO THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR
MORE INFORMATION.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.



LEZ444-091630-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
407 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY. LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BY AFTERNOON. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.

TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY
IN THE EVENING...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
OR LESS.

WAVE HEIGHTS ARE FOR ICE FREE AREAS.

SEE LAKE ERIE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 35.5 DEGREES.



BT

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