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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS53 KMQT

FZUS53 KMQT 170255
NSHMQT

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Marquette MI
1055 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

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.

LSZ240-241-170800-
Saxon Harbor WI to Black River MI-
Black River to Ontonagon MI-
1055 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018 /955 PM CDT Thu Aug 16 2018/

REST OF TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 knots becoming
southwest less than 10 knots after midnight. Clear. Waves calm to
1 foot.

FRIDAY
West wind less than 10 knots veering north 5 to
15 knots in the afternoon, then veering northeast 10 to 15 knots
late. Mostly sunny. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast wind 5 to 15 knots through midnight
becoming variable. Mostly clear. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

SATURDAY
Variable wind less than 10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
calm to 1 foot.



LSZ242-243-170800-
Ontonagon to Upper Entrance of Portage Canal MI-
Upper Entrance of Portage Canal to Eagle River MI-
1055 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Southwest wind less than 10 knots. Mostly
clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

FRIDAY
Northwest wind less than 10 knots veering northeast
10 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves building to
2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast wind 5 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves
subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

SATURDAY
Variable wind less than 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to
2 feet.



LSZ244-245-170800-
Eagle River to Manitou Island MI-
Manitou Island to Point Isabelle MI-
1055 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 knots. Mostly
clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

FRIDAY
Northeast wind less than 10 knots backing north 5 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves building to 1 to
2 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North wind 10 to 15 knots veering northeast less
than 10 knots after midnight. Clear. Waves building to 2 to
3 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

SATURDAY
Northeast wind less than 10 knots through early
afternoon becoming variable. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.



LSZ246-247-170800-
Point Isabelle to Lower Entrance of Portage Canal MI-
Lower Entrance of Portage Canal To Huron Islands MI Including
Keweenaw and Huron Bays-
1055 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 knots. Mostly
clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

FRIDAY
Variable wind less than 10 knots becoming northeast
5 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves calm to
1 foot.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North wind less than 10 knots. Clear. Waves
building to 1 to 2 feet.

SATURDAY
Variable wind less than 10 knots becoming east less
than 10 knots by mid afternoon. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.



LSZ248-249-170800-
Huron Islands to Marquette MI-
Marquette to Munising MI-
1055 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
Variable wind less than 10 knots. Mostly
clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.

FRIDAY
North wind less than 10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves calm
to 1 foot.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North wind less than 10 knots. Mostly clear.
Waves building to 2 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY
North wind less than 10 knots veering northeast by
mid afternoon. Sunny. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.



LSZ250-251-170800-
Munising to Grand Marais MI-
Grand Marais to Whitefish Point MI-
1055 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
North wind less than 10 knots. Partly cloudy.
Waves calm to 1 foot.

FRIDAY
Northwest wind 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
building to 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North wind 10 to 15 knots veering northeast less
than 10 knots after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves building to
2 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY
North wind less than 10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.



LMZ221-170800-
Green Bay North of line from Cedar River MI to Rock Island
Passage-
1055 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
North wind 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
calm to 1 foot building to 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY
North wind 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to
2 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North wind 10 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves building
to 1 to 2 feet.

SATURDAY
North wind 5 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to
2 feet.



LMZ248-250-170800-
Seul Choix Point to Point Detour MI-
5NM East of a line from Fairport MI to Rock Island Passage-
1055 PM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

REST OF TONIGHT
North wind 5 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves
calm to 1 foot building to 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY
North wind 5 to 15 knots backing northwest less than
10 knots in the afternoon. Partly cloudy through mid afternoon
then clearing. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North wind 10 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves building
to 1 to 2 feet.

SATURDAY
North wind 5 to 15 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.



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