Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner Saginaw Bay (LHZ421) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner Saginaw Bay (LHZ421)
Issued by: National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac, MI
Last Update: 338 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018
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Tonight: East winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots...then increasing to 20 to 25 knots after midnight becoming southeast to 30 knots early in the morning. Partly cloudy early in the evening. A chance of light rain and snow showers this evening. Light showers after midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 5 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.

Sunday: South winds to 30 knots becoming southwest gales to 35 knot gales in the late morning and early afternoon...then diminishing to 30 knots late in the afternoon. Gusts to 40 knot gales. Partly cloudy with a slight chance of light showers in the morning...then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Waves 5 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet.

Sunday Night: Southwest winds to 30 knots with gusts to 35 knot gales diminishing to 15 to 20 knots. Clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet early in the morning. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.

Monday: Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Sunny. Waves around 2 feet or less. wave heights are for ice free areas. see lake huron open lake forecast for days 3 through 5.



Zone Forecast: Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner Saginaw Bay (LHZ421)

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