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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS53 KAPX

FZUS53 KAPX 070753
NSHAPX

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

For waters within five nautical miles of shore on Lakes Huron...
Michigan and Superior.

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.

LSZ321-071730-
Whitefish Bay (U.S. Portion)/Whitefish Point to Point Iroquois MI-
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
South wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 25 knots.
Isolated snow showers in the morning. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
South wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Scattered showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
North wind 10 to 15 knots. Chance of rain and
snow showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LSZ322-071730-
St. Marys River Point Iroquois to E. Potagannissing Bay-
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
Light winds becoming south 10 to 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots in the morning. Isolated snow showers early in
the morning, then scattered snow showers in the morning. Isolated
snow showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
South wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Isolated rain and snow showers.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Chance of showers.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of showers,
snow showers and light freezing rain.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LMZ341-071730-
Seul Choix Point to 5NM West of Mackinac Bridge-
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
Southwest wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Scattered snow showers early in the morning, then
scattered showers and isolated snow showers in the morning.
Isolated showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less building
to 4 to 6 feet.

TONIGHT
Southwest wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around
40 knots. Isolated showers. Waves 9 to 12 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
40 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 9 to 12 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Chance of rain and
snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ345-071730-
Straits of Mackinac within 5 nm of Mackinac Bridge including
Mackinac Island-
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
South wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots.
Scattered snow showers early in the morning, then numerous snow
showers and scattered showers in the morning. Isolated rain and
snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.

TONIGHT
South wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Cloudy. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of showers,
snow showers and light freezing rain. Waves 2 feet or less.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ346-071730-
St Ignace to False Detour Channel-
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
Light winds becoming south 10 to 15 knots with gusts to
around 25 knots in the afternoon. Scattered snow showers early in
the morning, then isolated rain and snow showers in the
afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.

TONIGHT
South wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
West wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of showers, snow
showers and light freezing rain. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LMZ342-071730-
Norwood MI to 5NM West of Mackinac Bridge including Little
Traverse Bay-
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
South wind 10 to 20 knots. Gusts up to 25 knots
increasing to 30 knots early in the evening. Scattered snow
showers early in the morning. Scattered showers in the morning,
then isolated showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less
building to 3 to 5 feet in the morning.

TONIGHT
South wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Cloudy. Waves 4 to 7 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Chance of showers
and light freezing rain. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LMZ344-071730-
Sleeping Bear Point to Grand Traverse Light MI-
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
South wind 10 to 20 knots. Gusts up to 25 knots
increasing to 30 knots early in the evening. Scattered snow
showers early in the morning. Scattered showers in the morning.
Waves 2 feet or less building to 3 to 5 feet.

TONIGHT
South wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around
40 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 5 to 8 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
40 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Chance of showers.
Waves 2 to 4 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LMZ345-346-071730-
Point Betsie to Sleeping Bear Point MI-
Manistee to Point Betsie MI-
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Scattered rain and snow showers early in the morning,
then isolated rain and snow showers in the morning. Waves 2 feet
or less building to 4 to 6 feet.

TONIGHT
South wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around
40 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 8 to 11 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 8 to 11 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Rain showers
likely. Waves 4 to 6 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LMZ323-071730-
Grand Traverse Bay south of a line Grand Traverse Light to
Norwood MI-
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
South wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around 30 knots.
Scattered snow showers early in the morning. Isolated showers in
the morning. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
South wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
West wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of showers. Waves
2 to 3 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ347-071730-
5NM East of Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle Light MI including
Bois Blanc Island-
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
South wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots.
Scattered snow showers early in the morning. Isolated rain and
snow showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.

TONIGHT
South wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Cloudy. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
West wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of showers and
light freezing rain. Waves 2 feet or less.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ348-071730-
Presque Isle Light to Sturgeon Pt MI Including Thunder Bay
National Marine Sanctuary-
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
South wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots
this afternoon. Isolated snow showers in the morning. Waves 2 to
3 feet.

TONIGHT
South wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 4 to 7 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Chance of showers.
Waves 2 to 4 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ349-071730-
Sturgeon Pt to Alabaster MI-
253 AM EST Sat Dec 7 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
Southwest wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots this afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
South wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to
around 20 knots. Rain showers likely. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



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