National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
3:57 AM Monday December 18.
.gale warning in effect from late tonight through tuesday afternoon, today, southwest winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. mostly cloudy. areas of light freezing drizzle and patchy fog early in the morning. areas of drizzle in the morning, then patchy drizzle early in the afternoon. a chance of light snow showers early in the morning. a chance of light showers in the morning, then a slight chance of light showers early in the afternoon. waves 1 to 3 feet. tonight, southwest winds 15 to 20 knots increasing to 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 35 knot gales in the late evening and overnight. mostly cloudy. waves 3 to 5 feet. waves occasionally around 7 feet. tuesday, west winds 20 to 25 knots. gusts to 35 knot gales in the morning. mostly cloudy becoming partly cloudy in the late morning and early afternoon becoming mostly sunny. waves 4 to 6 feet. waves occasionally around 8 feet. tuesday night, west winds 20 to 25 knots. gusts to 30 knots in the evening. mostly clear. waves 3 to 5 feet. waves occasionally around 7 feet. wave heights are for ice free areas. see lake huron open lake forecast for days 3 through 5.