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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS53 KAPX

FZUS53 KAPX 022032
NSHAPX

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

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.

LSZ321-030445-
Whitefish Bay (U.S. Portion)/Whitefish Point to Point Iroquois MI-
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots. Chance of flurries
early in the evening. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet
after midnight.

FRIDAY
Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of rain and snow
showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Rain showers and snow showers likely. Waves 6 to
9 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Snow showers and showers likely. Waves 6 to 9 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LSZ322-030445-
St. Marys River Point Iroquois to E. Potagannissing Bay-
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
North wind 10 to 15 knots. Gusts up to 20 knots early
in the evening. Chance of flurries early in the evening.

FRIDAY
Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of snow showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of rain and snow showers.

SATURDAY
West wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of snow showers.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LMZ341-030445-
Seul Choix Point to 5NM West of Mackinac Bridge-
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Gusts up to 20 knots
early in the evening. Chance of flurries and sprinkles early in
the evening. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY
West wind 10 to 15 knots. Chance of rain and snow
showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ345-030445-
Straits of Mackinac within 5 nm of Mackinac Bridge including
Mackinac Island-
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Gusts up to 20 knots
early in the evening. Chance of sprinkles and flurries early in
the evening. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY
West wind 5 to 10 knots. Rain showers likely and a
chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

SATURDAY
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ346-030445-
St Ignace to False Detour Channel-
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots decreasing to 5 to 10 knots early in the morning. Chance
of flurries early in the evening. Waves 2 to 3 feet subsiding to
2 feet or less after midnight.

FRIDAY
West wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of rain and snow
showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LMZ342-030445-
Norwood MI to 5NM West of Mackinac Bridge including Little
Traverse Bay-
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots decreasing to 5 to
10 knots early in the morning. Chance of showers and slight
chance of snow showers early in the evening. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 3 feet after midnight.

FRIDAY
West wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of showers and slight
chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 5 to 8 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LMZ344-345-030445-
Sleeping Bear Point to Grand Traverse Light MI-
Point Betsie to Sleeping Bear Point MI-
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots decreasing to 5 to
10 knots early in the morning. Slight chance of rain and snow
showers early in the evening, then chance of sprinkles after
midnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet after
midnight.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 5 to 8 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 5 to 8 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LMZ346-030445-
Manistee to Point Betsie MI-
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
North wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots early in the evening becoming variable 10 knots or less.
Chance of showers early in the evening, then chance of sprinkles
and flurries after midnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to
3 feet after midnight.

FRIDAY
Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of showers. Waves
2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 4 to 7 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 4 to 7 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LMZ323-030445-
Grand Traverse Bay south of a line Grand Traverse Light to
Norwood MI-
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots decreasing to 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Slight chance of rain and snow showers
early in the evening, then chance of sprinkles and snow showers
after midnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet after
midnight.

FRIDAY
Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of showers and
slight chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 4 to 6 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 4 to 6 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ347-030445-
5NM East of Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle Light MI including
Bois Blanc Island-
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots after midnight. Chance of snow showers and slight chance
of showers early in the evening. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to
3 to 5 feet after midnight. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.

FRIDAY
West wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of rain and snow
showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

SATURDAY
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Chance of rain and snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ348-030445-
Presque Isle Light to Sturgeon Pt MI Including Thunder Bay
National Marine Sanctuary-
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
20 knots early in the morning. Slight chance of rain and snow
showers early in the evening, then chance of sprinkles and
flurries after midnight. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to
5 feet after midnight. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.

FRIDAY
West wind 5 to 10 knots. Chance of showers and slight
chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
30 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

SATURDAY
West wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around
35 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 3 to 5 feet.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ349-030445-
Sturgeon Pt to Alabaster MI-
332 PM EST Thu Dec 2 2021

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots. Gusts up to 30 knots
decreasing to 20 knots after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to
4 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet after midnight.

FRIDAY
West wind 5 to 10 knots. Slight chance of showers.
Waves 2 feet or less.

FRIDAY NIGHT
West wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 2 feet or less.

SATURDAY
West wind 10 to 20 knots with gusts to around
25 knots. Partly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.

See the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.



MG