Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest.

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Grand Rapids, MI Local Forecast Office

3NM SW Ludington MI

Marine Point Forecast

  • Tonight

    Patchy Fog

    S 7kt

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chc Drizzle

    SSE 7kt

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Rain/Snow Likely

    ENE 14kt

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday


    E 17kt

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday


    NNW 15kt

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Snow Likely

    NNW 23kt
    Waves Building5ft

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Snow

    NNW 18kt

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chc Snow

    NNW 8kt

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chc Snow

    NNW 7kt

    Low: 22 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 8:05 pm CST Jan 20, 2018
Forecast Valid: 10pm CST Jan 20, 2018-6pm CST Jan 27, 2018

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Detailed Forecast

S wind around 7 kt. Patchy fog before midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
SSE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming ENE in the afternoon. A slight chance of drizzle after noon. Patchy fog. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday Night
ENE wind 7 to 14 kt. A chance of snow before midnight, then rain likely. Waves around 1 ft.
E wind 15 to 17 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Rain. Areas of fog. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Monday Night
SE wind 8 to 15 kt becoming NNW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 kt. Rain likely before midnight, then rain and snow. Areas of fog before midnight. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
NNW wind 17 to 23 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Snow showers likely, mainly before noon. Waves 2 ft building to 5 ft.
Tuesday Night
NNW wind 9 to 18 kt. A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
NNW wind 6 to 8 kt. A slight chance of snow showers. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Wednesday Night
NNW wind 5 to 7 kt becoming W after midnight. A slight chance of snow showers. Waves 1 to 2 ft.

Waves are for ice free areas.

This is the last Nearshore Marine Forecast (NSHGRR) issuance for the
season. The NSHGRR will again be issued around April 1st 2018, or as
conditions warrant.


  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 43.93°N 86.5°W
Last Update: 8:05 pm CST Jan 20, 2018
Forecast Valid: 10pm CST Jan 20, 2018-6pm CST Jan 27, 2018
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