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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS53 KDTX

FZUS53 KDTX 231454
NSHDTX

Nearshore Marine Forecast for Michigan
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
954 AM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

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.

LHZ422-232215-
Inner Saginaw Bay SW of Point Au Gres to Bay Port MI-
954 AM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

REST OF TODAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy late in
the morning becoming cloudy. A slight chance of light rain and
snow late in the morning, then a chance of light rain in the
afternoon.

TONIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 20 to
25 knots after midnight, then becoming south to 30 knots early in
the morning. Light rain with thunderstorms likely.

SUNDAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest to 30 knots
with gusts to 35 knot gales late in the morning, then becoming west
gales to 40 knot gales with storm force gusts to 50 knots in the
afternoon. Cloudy. Light showers and light snow showers likely until
late afternoon, then a chance of light snow showers late in the
afternoon. A Storm Warning may be needed.

SUNDAY NIGHT
West gales to 35 knot gales with storm force
gusts to 50 knots diminishing to 30 knots with gusts to 40 knot
gales in the late evening and overnight. Mostly cloudy. A chance
of light snow showers early in the evening.

Waves omitted due to ice coverage.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ421-232215-
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner
Saginaw Bay-
954 AM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

REST OF TODAY
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy late in
the morning becoming mostly cloudy. A slight chance of light rain
and snow in the late morning and early afternoon, then a chance
of light rain late in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast 20 to
25 knots in the late evening and early morning, then becoming
south to 30 knots early in the morning. Light rain with
thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet
early in the morning.

SUNDAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest gales to 40
knot gales with storm force gusts to 50 knots in the late morning and
afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Light showers and light snow showers likely
until late afternoon, then a chance of light snow showers late in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 4 to 6 feet in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves occasionally around 8 feet. A Storm
Warning may be needed.

SUNDAY NIGHT
West gales to 35 knot gales with storm force
gusts to 50 knots diminishing to 30 knots with gusts to 35 knot
gales early in the morning. Mostly cloudy. A chance of light snow
showers early in the evening. Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 8 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ441-232215-
Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-
954 AM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

REST OF TODAY
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy
with a slight chance of light rain and snow in the late morning
and early afternoon, then mostly cloudy with a chance of light
rain late in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 35 knot
gales. Light rain with thunderstorms likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 4 to 6 feet in the late evening and overnight. Waves
occasionally around 8 feet.

SUNDAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest to 30 knots
with gusts to 35 knot gales late in the morning, then becoming west
gales to 40 knot gales with storm force gusts to 50 knots in the
afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Light showers and light snow showers likely
until late afternoon, then a chance of light snow showers late in the
afternoon. Waves 4 to 6 feet building to 6 to 9 feet late in the
afternoon. Waves occasionally around 12 feet. A Storm Warning may be
needed.

SUNDAY NIGHT
West gales to 40 knot gales. Gusts to 50 knot
storms diminishing to Gusts to 40 knot gales in the late evening
and overnight. Mostly cloudy. Waves 5 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 10 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ442-232215-
Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI-
954 AM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

REST OF TODAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots early in the afternoon, then becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Partly cloudy in the late morning
and early afternoon becoming mostly cloudy. A slight chance of
light snow late in the morning. A slight chance of light rain in
the late morning and early afternoon, then a chance of light rain
late in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

TONIGHT
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 30 knots.
Light rain with thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 5 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.

SUNDAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest to 30 knots
with gusts to 40 knot gales in the late morning and early afternoon,
then becoming west gales to 35 knot gales with storm force gusts to
50 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Light showers and
light snow showers likely until late afternoon, then a chance of
light snow showers late in the afternoon. Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 8 feet. A Storm Warning may be needed.

SUNDAY NIGHT
West gales to 35 knot gales. Gusts to 50 knot
storms diminishing to Gusts to 40 knot gales after midnight.
Mostly cloudy. Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
8 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.



LHZ443-232215-
Port Sanilac to Port Huron MI-
954 AM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

REST OF TODAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy in the
late morning and early afternoon becoming mostly cloudy. A slight
chance of light snow late in the morning. A slight chance of
light rain in the late morning and early afternoon, then a chance
of light rain late in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.

TONIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 20 to
25 knots. Light rain with thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet after midnight. Waves occasionally around
7 feet.

SUNDAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest to 30 knots
with gusts to 35 knot gales late in the morning, then becoming west
gales to 35 knot gales with storm force gusts to 50 knots in the
afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Light showers and light snow showers likely
until late afternoon, then a chance of light snow showers late in the
afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet. A
Storm Warning may be needed.

SUNDAY NIGHT
West gales to 35 knot gales with storm force
gusts to 50 knots diminishing to 30 knots with gusts to 40 knot
gales after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 8 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

See Lake Huron Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.



LEZ444-232215-
Michigan Waters of Lake Erie from Detroit River to North Cape MI-
954 AM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SUNDAY TO 1 AM EST
MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

REST OF TODAY
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy. A slight
chance of light rain late in the morning, then a chance of light
rain in the afternoon. Waves 2 feet or less.

TONIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 15 to
20 knots in the late evening and overnight. Light rain with
thunderstorms likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest winds to 30 knots becoming west gales to 40 knot
gales with gusts to 45 knot gales in the late morning and afternoon.
Partly cloudy early in the morning becoming cloudy. Rain likely early
in the morning. A chance of light snow showers. A chance of light
showers in the late morning and early afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet in the late morning and afternoon. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet. A Gale Warning may be needed.

SUNDAY NIGHT
West gales to 35 knot gales diminishing to
30 knots after midnight. Gusts to 45 knot gales. Mostly cloudy in
the evening becoming partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet.

Wave heights are for ice free areas.

See Lake Erie Open Lake Forecast for days 3 through 5.

The water temperature at Belle Isle is 32 degrees.



DRK

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