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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS53 KMQT

FZUS53 KMQT 161247
NSHMQT

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Marquette MI
846 AM EDT Thu Jul 16 2020

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.

LMZ248-250-162000-
Seul Choix Point to Point Detour MI-
5NM East of a line from Fairport MI to Rock Island Passage-
846 AM EDT Thu Jul 16 2020

REST OF TODAY
Variable wind less than 10 knots becoming
southwest less than 10 knots in the afternoon. Sunny. Waves calm
to 1 foot.

TONIGHT
Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Mostly clear. Waves
building to 2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY
Southwest wind less than 10 knots backing south 10 to
15 knots by mid afternoon. Sunny. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Mostly clear. Waves
1 to 2 feet.



LMZ221-162000-
Green Bay North of line from Cedar River MI to Rock Island
Passage-
846 AM EDT Thu Jul 16 2020

REST OF TODAY
Variable wind less than 10 knots becoming south
less than 10 knots in the afternoon. Sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot.

TONIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots veering southwest after
midnight. Mostly clear. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY
Southwest wind less than 10 knots backing south 10 to
15 knots by mid afternoon. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves
1 to 2 feet.



LSZ240-241-162000-
Saxon Harbor WI to Black River MI-
Black River to Ontonagon MI-
846 AM EDT Thu Jul 16 2020 /746 AM CDT Thu Jul 16 2020/

REST OF TODAY
Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

TONIGHT
Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots diminishing to less than
10 knots late. Mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms through midnight. Waves
building to 2 to 3 feet, then subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY
West wind less than 10 knots veering northeast by mid
afternoon. Sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast wind less than 10 knots veering south
10 to 15 knots after midnight. Mostly clear with a slight chance
of showers through midnight, then mostly cloudy with a chance of
showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot.



LSZ242-243-162000-
Ontonagon to Upper Entrance of Portage Canal MI-
Upper Entrance of Portage Canal to Eagle River MI-
846 AM EDT Thu Jul 16 2020

REST OF TODAY
Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 2 to
3 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

TONIGHT
Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots veering west late.
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms through
midnight, then mostly clear late. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY
Southwest wind less than 10 knots veering northwest by
mid afternoon. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers through
early afternoon. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast wind 5 to 15 knots veering south 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Mostly clear through midnight, then
mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot.



LSZ244-245-162000-
Eagle River to Manitou Island MI-
Manitou Island to Point Isabelle MI-
846 AM EDT Thu Jul 16 2020

REST OF TODAY
Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots backing south 5 to
15 knots late. Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms late. Waves 2 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

TONIGHT
Southwest wind 5 to 15 knots veering west 10 to
15 knots late. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms through midnight, then mostly clear late. Waves
building to 2 to 3 feet.

FRIDAY
West wind 10 to 15 knots backing south less than
10 knots by mid afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves subsiding to 1 to
2 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Mostly clear
through midnight, then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Waves calm to
1 foot.



LSZ246-162000-
Point Isabelle to Lower Entrance of Portage Canal MI-
846 AM EDT Thu Jul 16 2020

REST OF TODAY
Southwest wind less than 10 knots backing
southeast late. Mostly sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot building to
1 to 2 feet.

TONIGHT
Southwest wind 5 to 15 knots veering west after
midnight. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms through midnight, then mostly clear late. Waves
1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY
West wind less than 10 knots backing southeast by mid
afternoon. Sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast wind less than 10 knots veering south
after midnight. Mostly clear through midnight, then mostly cloudy
with a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves
calm to 1 foot.



LSZ247-162000-
Lower Entrance of Portage Canal To Huron Islands MI Including
Keweenaw and Huron Bays-
846 AM EDT Thu Jul 16 2020

REST OF TODAY
Southwest wind less than 10 knots backing south
in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot building to
1 to 2 feet.

TONIGHT
West wind 5 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy in the evening
then becoming mostly clear. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
through midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY
West wind less than 10 knots veering northeast by mid
afternoon. Sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast wind less than 10 knots veering south
after midnight. Mostly clear through midnight, then mostly cloudy
with a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves
calm to 1 foot.



LSZ248-249-162000-
Huron Islands to Marquette MI-
Marquette to Munising MI-
846 AM EDT Thu Jul 16 2020

REST OF TODAY
South wind less than 10 knots backing southeast
5 to 15 knots in the afternoon, then veering south 10 to 15 knots
late. Mostly sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot building to 1 to 2 feet.

TONIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots veering west 5 to 15 knots
late. Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
through midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY
Northwest wind less than 10 knots veering east by mid
afternoon. Sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast wind less than 10 knots veering south
after midnight. Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight. Waves calm to 1 foot.



LSZ250-162000-
Munising to Grand Marais MI-
846 AM EDT Thu Jul 16 2020

REST OF TODAY
South wind less than 10 knots veering southwest
in the afternoon, then backing south late. Sunny. Waves calm to
1 foot.

TONIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots veering southwest late.
Gusts up to 23 knots. Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms after midnight. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY
West wind less than 10 knots veering northeast by mid
afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast wind less than 10 knots veering south
after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.



LSZ251-162000-
Grand Marais to Whitefish Point MI-
846 AM EDT Thu Jul 16 2020

REST OF TODAY
South wind less than 10 knots backing east in
the afternoon. Sunny. Waves calm to 1 foot.

TONIGHT
South wind 10 to 20 knots veering southwest after
midnight. Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight. Waves building to 2 to 3 feet, then
subsiding to 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY
West wind less than 10 knots veering northwest by mid
afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East wind less than 10 knots veering south after
midnight. Mostly clear. Waves calm to 1 foot.



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