Unsettled Across the West; Increasingly Rainy with a Few Storms in the South

A frontal system will bring heavy precipitation, including mountain snowfall to much of the Pacific Northwest, northern California, and portions of the Rockies through Tuesday. Elsewhere, wet weather will return to much of the South with locally heavy rainfall; a few strong to severe thunderstorms will also be possible in this region by Tuesday.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Upper Entrance of Portage Canal to Eagle River MI (LSZ243) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Upper Entrance of Portage Canal to Eagle River MI (LSZ243)
Issued by: National Weather Service Marquette, MI
Last Update: 327 PM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

Rest Of Today: Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots. Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet occasionally to 9 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet.

Tonight: Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots veering west 20 to 25 knots by midnight. Gusts up to 32 knots. Patchy fog through the night. Snow showers likely in the evening. Rain showers through midnight. A chance of rain showers possibly mixed with snow showers late. Waves building to 6 to 9 feet occasionally to 11 feet.

Tuesday: West wind up to 30 knots with gale force gusts up to 39 knots. Cloudy. A chance of snow showers possibly mixed with rain showers in the morning, then a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves building to 9 to 12 feet occasionally to 15 feet.

Tuesday Night: Northwest wind up to 30 knots diminishing to 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Snow showers likely. Freezing spray after midnight. Waves subsiding to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.

Zone Forecast: Upper Entrance of Portage Canal to Eagle River MI (LSZ243)

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