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FZUS51 KCLE 130820
NSHCLE

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
320 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

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.

LEZ142>144-131530-
Lake Erie nearshore waters from Maumee Bay to Reno Beach OH-
Lake Erie nearshore waters from Reno Beach to The Islands OH-
Lake Erie nearshore waters from The Islands to Vermilion OH-
320 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

.TODAY...West winds 10 to 20 knots becoming south. A chance of 
snow early, then snow from late morning on. Waves 1 to 3 feet. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north. Snow in
the evening, then a chance of snow overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet
building to 2 to 4 feet. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to
15 knots. Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming mostly
sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming
southwest. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less. 

See Lake Erie open lakes forecast for Friday through Sunday.

The water temperature off Toledo is 35 degrees...off Cleveland 45
degrees and off Erie 43 degrees.

$$

LEZ145>149-131530-
Lake Erie nearshore waters from Vermilion to Avon Point OH-
Lake Erie nearshore waters from Avon Point to Willowick OH-
Lake Erie nearshore waters from Willowick to Geneva-on-
the Lake OH-Lake Erie nearshore waters from Geneva-on-the-
Lake to Conneaut OH-
Lake Erie nearshore waters from Conneaut OH to Ripley NY-
320 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots becoming south and diminishing
to 10 to 15 knots. Snow this afternoon. Waves 6 to 9 feet 
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north. Snow. Waves
2 to 4 feet. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding 
to 2 to 4 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Snow showers likely
in the evening, then a chance of snow showers overnight. Waves
1 to 3 feet. 

See Lake Erie open lakes forecast for Friday through Sunday.

The water temperature off Toledo is 35 degrees...off Cleveland 45
degrees and off Erie 43 degrees.

$$


000
FZUS51 KBUF 130834
NSHBUF

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
331 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

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.

LEZ020-131600-
Upper Niagara River and Buffalo Harbor-
331 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers
early. A chance of snow late. 
.TONIGHT...Light and variable winds becoming north around
10 knots. Snow.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds around 10 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow in the morning, then a chance of snow showers in
the afternoon. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 knots or less. A chance of snow
showers overnight. 
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Snow
showers likely. 
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Snow showers
likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers Saturday
night. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow and rain showers during the day, then a chance of snow
showers Sunday night. 

The water temperature off Buffalo is 42 degrees.

$$

LOZ030-131600-
Lower Niagara River-
331 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to
15 knots. Snow showers likely early, then a chance of snow
showers this morning. A chance of snow late. 
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming north 10 to
15 knots. Snow.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow showers in the afternoon. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest.
Mostly cloudy. 
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. Snow
showers likely. 
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. Snow showers likely during the day,
then a chance of snow showers Saturday night. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow and rain showers during the day, then a chance of snow
showers Sunday night. 

$$

LEZ040-041-131600-
Buffalo to Ripley along Lake Erie-
331 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots.
Lake effect snow showers early, then a chance of snow showers
late this morning. Snow this afternoon. Waves 5 to 8 feet
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet. 
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots. Snow. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Snow
likely in the morning, then snow showers likely in the afternoon.
Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally
around 6 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots. Lake effect snow
showers likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Snow
showers likely. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet. 
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south. Snow
showers likely during the day, then a chance of snow showers
Saturday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance
of rain and snow showers during the day, then a chance of snow
showers Sunday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 5 feet.
Waves occasionally around 6 feet. 

$$

LOZ042-131600-
Niagara River to Hamlin Beach along Lake Ontario-
331 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Lake
effect snow showers early, then a chance of snow showers. A
chance of snow late. Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around
10 feet. 
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. Snow likely in the evening, then a chance of snow
overnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A
chance of snow in the morning, then a chance of snow showers in
the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around
6 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
10 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves 3 to 5 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Snow showers likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to
5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet. 
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south and
diminishing to 5 to 15 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less. Waves occasionally
around 7 feet. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow and rain showers during the day, then
a chance of snow showers Sunday night. Waves 1 to 3 feet building
to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet. 

$$

LOZ044-131600-
Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay along Lake Ontario-
331 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Lake
effect snow showers. Waves 6 to 9 feet. Waves occasionally around
11 feet. 
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. Snow. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. Lake effect snow showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to
4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west
5 to 15 knots. Lake effect snow. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to
3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day, then snow
showers likely Friday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet. 
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 5 to
15 knots. Snow showers likely during the day, then a chance of
snow showers Saturday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to
2 feet or less. Waves occasionally around 7 feet. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow and rain showers during the day, then
a chance of snow showers Sunday night. Waves 2 feet or less
building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet. 

$$

LOZ043-131600-
Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay along Lake Ontario
including Irondequoit Bay-
331 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots. Lake effect snow showers.
Waves 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet. 
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Snow likely. Waves
4 to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around
9 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. Lake
effect snow showers likely. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to
7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest
10 to 15 knots. Lake effect snow showers likely in the evening,
then a chance of snow showers overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots. A chance of snow showers during the day, then snow
showers likely Friday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet. 
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming south and
diminishing to 5 to 10 knots. A chance of snow showers. Waves
3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less. Waves occasionally
around 7 feet. 
.SUNDAY...South winds around 10 knots becoming west and
increasing to 15 to 20 knots. A chance of snow and rain showers
during the day, then a chance of snow showers Sunday night. Waves
1 foot or less building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around
7 feet. 

The water temperature off Rochester is 42 degrees.

$$

LOZ045-131600-
Mexico Bay to the Saint Lawrence River along Lake Ontario-
331 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Lake
effect snow showers through the morning, then a chance of lake
effect snow showers this afternoon. Waves 5 to 9 feet subsiding
to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 11 feet. 
.TONIGHT...West winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northwest. A chance
of snow. Waves 4 to 7 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves
occasionally around 9 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming west. A chance
of snow showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 5 to
15 knots. A chance of snow showers in the evening, then lake
effect snow overnight. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet. 
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots. Lake effect snow showers likely. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet. 
.SATURDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 5 to
15 knots. Snow showers likely during the day, then a chance of
snow showers Saturday night. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west. A chance of
snow and rain showers during the day, then snow showers likely
Sunday night. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 3 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet. 

$$

000
FZUS53 KDTX 130858
NSHDTX

Nearshore Marine Forecast for Michigan
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
358 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

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.

LHZ422-131615-
Inner Saginaw Bay SW of Point Au Gres to Bay Port MI-
358 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots backing to the south late in
the morning...then becoming east 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
A slight chance of light snow early in the morning...then snow in
the late morning and afternoon. Waves around 2 feet or less. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north 20 to
25 knots with gusts to 30 knots after midnight...then diminishing
to 15 to 20 knots early in the morning. Light snow until early
morning...then partly cloudy with a slight chance of light snow
showers early in the morning. Waves around 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to
10 knots early in the afternoon...then increasing to 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Mostly sunny in the morning
becoming partly cloudy. Waves around 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy
until early morning becoming mostly cloudy. Waves around 2 feet
or less. 

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

$$

LHZ421-131615-
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner
Saginaw Bay-
358 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to
10 knots late in the morning...then backing to the south early in
the afternoon becoming east 10 to 15 knots late in the afternoon.
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of light snow early in the
morning...then a chance of light snow late in the morning. Snow
likely in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet in the afternoon. Waves occasionally around 7 feet. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 20 to
25 knots with gusts to 30 knots in the late evening and early
morning...then diminishing to 15 to 20 knots early in the
morning. Light snow until early morning...then partly cloudy with
a chance of light snow showers early in the morning. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 4 to 6 feet in the late evening and overnight.
Waves occasionally around 8 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Mostly sunny in the morning becoming
partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet late in
the afternoon. Waves occasionally around 7 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy
becoming partly cloudy in the late evening and early morning
becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet. 

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

$$

LHZ441-131615-
Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-
358 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots early in the morning
becoming west 10 to 15 knots...then becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots early in the afternoon becoming light and variable.
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of light snow early in the
morning...then a chance of light snow late in the morning. Light
snow likely in the afternoon. Waves 4 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 8 feet. 
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 20 to
25 knots with gusts to 30 knots in the late evening and early
morning...then becoming north 15 to 20 knots early in the
morning. Snow until early morning...then a chance of light snow
showers early in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 4 to
6 feet in the late evening and overnight. Waves occasionally
around 8 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots late in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. A chance of light
snow showers early in the morning. Waves 4 to 6 feet. Waves
occasionally around 8 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
15 to 20 knots in the late evening and early morning...then
diminishing to 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Mostly
cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet. 

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

$$

LHZ442-131615-
Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI-
358 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots late in the morning...then becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots early in the afternoon backing to the southeast late in
the afternoon. Partly cloudy early in the morning becoming
cloudy. A chance of light snow late in the morning. Light snow
likely in the afternoon. Waves 4 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to
3 feet. Waves occasionally around 8 feet. 
.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 15 to
20 knots late in the evening...then increasing to 20 to 25 knots
after midnight becoming north 15 to 20 knots early in the
morning. Snow until early morning...then light snow showers
likely early in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 4 to
6 feet. Waves occasionally around 8 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. A chance of light snow
showers early in the morning. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Waves
occasionally around 6 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy
until early morning becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet. 

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

$$

LHZ443-131615-
Port Sanilac to Port Huron MI-
358 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to
15 knots late in the morning...then becoming southwest 5 to
10 knots early in the afternoon backing to the southeast late in
the afternoon. Partly cloudy early in the morning. A chance of
light snow late in the morning. Snow in the afternoon. Waves 3 to
5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet in the afternoon. Waves
occasionally around 7 feet. 
.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north 15 to 20 knots
in the late evening and overnight. Snow until early morning...
then light snow showers likely early in the morning. Waves 1 to
3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet after midnight. Waves occasionally
around 7 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Partly cloudy. A chance of light snow
showers early in the morning. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to
4 feet late in the afternoon. Waves occasionally around 7 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy.
Waves 1 to 3 feet. 

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

$$

LEZ444-131615-
Michigan Waters of Lake Erie from Detroit River to North Cape MI-
358 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

.TODAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Light snow in the late morning and
afternoon. Waves around 2 feet or less. 
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east 5 to
10 knots late in the evening...then becoming north 20 to 25 knots
after midnight diminishing to 15 to 20 knots early in the
morning. Snow until early morning...then a slight chance of light
snow showers early in the morning. Waves 1 to 3 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Partly cloudy early in the morning
then clearing. Waves around 2 feet or less. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest
10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy in the evening
becoming mostly cloudy. Waves around 2 feet or less. 

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

The water temperature at Belle Isle is 32.9 degrees.

$$

SF

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