368  
FZUS53 KAPX 160309  
NSHAPX  
 
NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI  
1009 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
 
FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKES HURON...  
MICHIGAN AND SUPERIOR  
 
LSZ321-161000-  
WHITEFISH BAY (U.S. PORTION)/WHITEFISH POINT TO POINT IROQUOIS MI-  
1008 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET  
OR LESS.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET  
OR LESS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.  
 
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE VALID FOR ICE FREE AREAS.  
 
SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.  
 
THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THE NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR THE  
SEASON. THIS PRODUCT WILL RESUME SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING  
OF THE SOO LOCKS, SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 25 2018, OR SOONER IF WARMER  
TEMPERATURES WOULD CAUSE ICE TO DISSIPATE.  

 
 
LSZ322-161000-  
ST. MARYS RIVER POINT IROQUOIS TO E. POTAGANNISSING BAY-  
1008 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW  
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
 
SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.  
 
THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THE NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR THE  
SEASON. THIS PRODUCT WILL RESUME SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING  
OF THE SOO LOCKS, SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 25 2018, OR SOONER IF WARMER  
TEMPERATURES WOULD CAUSE ICE TO DISSIPATE.  

 
 
LMZ341-161000-  
SEUL CHOIX POINT TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE-  
1008 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET  
OR LESS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
30 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 5 TO 8 FEET.  
 
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE VALID FOR ICE FREE AREAS.  
 
SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.  
 
THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THE NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR THE  
SEASON. THIS PRODUCT WILL RESUME SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING  
OF THE SOO LOCKS, SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 25 2018, OR SOONER IF WARMER  
TEMPERATURES WOULD CAUSE ICE TO DISSIPATE.  

 
 
LHZ345-161000-  
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5 NM OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING  
MACKINAC ISLAND-  
1008 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET OR  
LESS.    
TUESDAY
 
LIGHT WINDS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES  
2 FEET OR LESS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
30 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.  
 
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE VALID FOR ICE FREE AREAS.  
 
SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.  
 
THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THE NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR THE  
SEASON. THIS PRODUCT WILL RESUME SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING  
OF THE SOO LOCKS, SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 25 2018, OR SOONER IF WARMER  
TEMPERATURES WOULD CAUSE ICE TO DISSIPATE.  

 
 
LHZ346-161000-  
ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-  
1008 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO  
4 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET  
OR LESS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
WEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
30 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET.  
 
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE VALID FOR ICE FREE AREAS.  
 
SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.  
 
THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THE NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR THE  
SEASON. THIS PRODUCT WILL RESUME SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING  
OF THE SOO LOCKS, SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 25 2018, OR SOONER IF WARMER  
TEMPERATURES WOULD CAUSE ICE TO DISSIPATE.  

 
 
LMZ342-161000-  
NORWOOD MI TO 5NM WEST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE INCLUDING LITTLE  
TRAVERSE BAY-  
1008 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST TUESDAY
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
25 KNOTS. PATCHY BLOWING SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW  
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
WEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
25 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
35 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.  
 
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE VALID FOR ICE FREE AREAS.  
 
SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.  
 
THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THE NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR THE  
SEASON. THIS PRODUCT WILL RESUME SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING  
OF THE SOO LOCKS, SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 25 2018, OR SOONER IF WARMER  
TEMPERATURES WOULD CAUSE ICE TO DISSIPATE.  

 
 
LMZ344-161000-  
SLEEPING BEAR POINT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT MI-  
1008 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST TUESDAY
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
35 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 6 TO 9 FEET.  
 
SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.  
 
THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THE NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR THE  
SEASON. THIS PRODUCT WILL RESUME SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING  
OF THE SOO LOCKS, SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 25 2018, OR SOONER IF WARMER  
TEMPERATURES WOULD CAUSE ICE TO DISSIPATE.  

 
 
LMZ345-346-161000-  
POINT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR POINT MI-  
MANISTEE TO POINT BETSIE MI-  
1008 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST TUESDAY
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
30 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO  
2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
WEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 6 TO  
9 FEET.  
 
SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.  
 
THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THE NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR THE  
SEASON. THIS PRODUCT WILL RESUME SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING  
OF THE SOO LOCKS, SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 25 2018, OR SOONER IF WARMER  
TEMPERATURES WOULD CAUSE ICE TO DISSIPATE.  

 
 
LMZ323-161000-  
GRAND TRAVERSE BAY SOUTH OF A LINE GRAND TRAVERSE LIGHT TO  
NORWOOD MI-  
1008 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST TUESDAY
 
 
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
25 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND UP TO 30 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES  
4 TO 6 FEET.  
 
SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.  
 
THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THE NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR THE  
SEASON. THIS PRODUCT WILL RESUME SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING  
OF THE SOO LOCKS, SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 25 2018, OR SOONER IF WARMER  
TEMPERATURES WOULD CAUSE ICE TO DISSIPATE.  

 
 
LHZ347-161000-  
5NM EAST OF MACKINAC BRIDGE TO PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT MI INCLUDING  
BOIS BLANC ISLAND-  
1008 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN CHANCE OF SNOW  
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES  
2 FEET OR LESS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
30 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.  
 
SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.  
 
THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THE NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR THE  
SEASON. THIS PRODUCT WILL RESUME SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING  
OF THE SOO LOCKS, SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 25 2018, OR SOONER IF WARMER  
TEMPERATURES WOULD CAUSE ICE TO DISSIPATE.  

 
 
LHZ348-161000-  
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY  
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-  
1008 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
25 KNOTS. SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY BLOWING SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO  
7 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 9 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
30 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.  
 
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE VALID FOR ICE FREE AREAS.  
 
SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.  
 
THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THE NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR THE  
SEASON. THIS PRODUCT WILL RESUME SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING  
OF THE SOO LOCKS, SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 25 2018, OR SOONER IF WARMER  
TEMPERATURES WOULD CAUSE ICE TO DISSIPATE.  

 
 
LHZ349-161000-  
STURGEON PT TO ALABASTER MI-  
1008 PM EST MON JAN 15 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS  
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
20 KNOTS. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.  
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND  
25 KNOTS. PARTLY SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.  
 
WAVE HEIGHTS ARE VALID FOR ICE FREE AREAS.  
 
SEE THE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.  
 
THIS IS THE LAST ISSUANCE OF THE NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST FOR THE  
SEASON. THIS PRODUCT WILL RESUME SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO THE OPENING  
OF THE SOO LOCKS, SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 25 2018, OR SOONER IF WARMER  
TEMPERATURES WOULD CAUSE ICE TO DISSIPATE.  

 
 
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