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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS53 KMQT

FZUS53 KMQT 030610
NSHMQT

Nearshore Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Marquette MI
109 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022

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.

LMZ221-030900-
Green Bay North of line from Cedar River MI to Rock Island
Passage-
110 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON


REST OF TONIGHT
West wind 15 to 20 knots veering northwest up
to 30 knots late. Gale force gusts up to 42 knots. Numerous rain
showers after midnight, then numerous snow showers possibly mixed
with rain showers late. Waves 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet
building to 7 to 10 feet occasionally to 13 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind up to 30 knots with gale force gusts
up to 42 knots backing west 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to
32 knots late. Partly cloudy. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 20 knots backing southwest
after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves building to 2 to 4 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
subsiding to 2 to 3 feet, then building to 2 to 4 feet.



LMZ248-250-030900-
Seul Choix Point to Point Detour MI-
5NM East of a line from Fairport MI to Rock Island Passage-
110 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON


REST OF TONIGHT
West wind 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
gales to 35 knots late. Gale force gusts up to 42 knots. Numerous
rain showers after midnight, then rain showers possibly mixed
with snow showers late. Waves 5 to 8 feet occasionally to 10 feet
building to 7 to 10 feet occasionally to 13 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest gales to 35 knots diminishing to up to
30 knots by late morning. Gale force gusts up to 42 knots. Mostly
cloudy. Isolated snow showers through mid morning. Waves
subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West wind 10 to 20 knots. Mostly clear. Waves
subsiding to 2 to 3 feet, then building to 3 to 5 feet
occasionally to 7 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves
building to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet, then subsiding to
2 to 4 feet.



LSZ240-241-030900-
Saxon Harbor WI to Black River MI-
Black River to Ontonagon MI-
110 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022 /1210 AM CST Sat Dec 3 2022/

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON


REST OF TONIGHT
Northwest wind up to 30 knots with gale force
gusts up to 44 knots. Snow showers after midnight, then scattered
snow showers late. Freezing spray late. Waves 7 to 10 feet
occasionally to 13 feet building to 10 to 14 feet occasionally to
18 feet.

SATURDAY
West wind up to 30 knots diminishing to 20 to
25 knots late. Gale force gusts up to 41 knots. Mostly cloudy.
Scattered snow showers through early afternoon, then isolated
snow showers late. Freezing spray through the day. Waves
subsiding to 5 to 8 feet occasionally to 10 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots. Partly cloudy. A
slight chance of snow showers in the evening. Freezing spray in
the evening. Waves subsiding to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to
8 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 20 to 25 knots with gale force gusts up
to 35 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves subsiding to 3 to 5 feet
occasionally to 7 feet, then building to 3 to 6 feet occasionally
to 8 feet.



LSZ243-030900-
Upper Entrance of Portage Canal to Eagle River MI-
110 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022

STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON


REST OF TONIGHT
Northwest wind up to 30 knots with gale force
gusts up to 43 knots. Snow showers. Freezing spray late. Waves
4 to 7 feet occasionally to 9 feet building to 10 to 14 feet
occasionally to 18 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind up to 30 knots backing west 20 to
25 knots late. Gale force gusts up to 42 knots. Cloudy with
scattered snow showers. Freezing spray. Waves subsiding to 5 to
8 feet occasionally to 10 feet, then building to 6 to 9 feet
occasionally to 11 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West wind 20 to 25 knots with gale force gusts
up to 34 knots. Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Freezing
spray. Waves building to 7 to 10 feet occasionally to 13 feet.

SUNDAY
West wind up to 30 knots with gale force gusts up to
37 knots. Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning, then a
slight chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves subsiding
to 4 to 7 feet occasionally to 9 feet, then building to 5 to
8 feet occasionally to 10 feet.



LSZ242-030900-
Ontonagon to Upper Entrance of Portage Canal MI-
110 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON


REST OF TONIGHT
Northwest wind up to 30 knots with gale force
gusts up to 44 knots. Snow showers. Freezing spray late. Waves
6 to 9 feet occasionally to 11 feet building to 10 to 14 feet
occasionally to 18 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind up to 30 knots backing west 20 to
25 knots late. Gale force gusts up to 41 knots. Cloudy with
scattered snow showers. Freezing spray. Waves subsiding to 6 to
9 feet occasionally to 11 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southwest wind 20 to 25 knots with gale force
gusts up to 34 knots. Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in
the evening, then a slight chance of snow showers after midnight.
Freezing spray through the night. Waves 6 to 9 feet occasionally
to 11 feet.

SUNDAY
West wind 20 to 25 knots with gale force gusts up to
36 knots. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers in the
morning. Waves subsiding to 4 to 7 feet occasionally to 9 feet.



LSZ244-245-030900-
Eagle River to Manitou Island MI-
Manitou Island to Point Isabelle MI-
110 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022

STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON


REST OF TONIGHT
Northwest wind up to 30 knots increasing to
gales to 35 knots late. Storm force gusts up to 49 knots. Snow
showers possibly mixed with rain showers after midnight, then
numerous snow showers late. Freezing spray late. Waves 3 to
6 feet occasionally to 8 feet building to 12 to 17 feet
occasionally to 21 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind up to 30 knots backing west 20 to
25 knots late. Gale force gusts up to 45 knots. Cloudy with
scattered snow showers. Freezing spray. Waves subsiding to 5 to
8 feet occasionally to 10 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West wind 20 to 25 knots. Gale force gusts up
to 34 knots. Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Freezing spray. Waves building to 7 to 10 feet occasionally to
13 feet.

SUNDAY
West wind 20 to 25 knots with gale force gusts up to
37 knots. Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning, then a
slight chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves subsiding
to 4 to 7 feet occasionally to 9 feet, then building to 5 to
8 feet occasionally to 10 feet.



LSZ246-030900-
Point Isabelle to Lower Entrance of Portage Canal MI-
110 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


REST OF TONIGHT
Northwest wind up to 30 knots with gale force
gusts up to 40 knots. Snow showers possibly mixed with rain
showers after midnight, then numerous snow showers late. Waves
1 to 2 feet building to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind up to 30 knots backing west 15 to
20 knots late. Cloudy with scattered snow showers. Waves
subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to
30 knots. Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Waves
building to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet, then subsiding to
2 to 4 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to
31 knots. Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning,
then a slight chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves
subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.



LSZ247-030900-
Lower Entrance of Portage Canal To Huron Islands MI Including
Keweenaw and Huron Bays-
110 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


REST OF TONIGHT
Northwest wind up to 30 knots with gale force
gusts up to 45 knots. Snow showers possibly mixed with rain
showers after midnight, then numerous snow showers late. Waves
2 to 4 feet building to 6 to 9 feet occasionally to 11 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest wind up to 30 knots backing west 20 to
25 knots late. Gale force gusts up to 43 knots. Freezing spray
through early afternoon. Cloudy with scattered snow showers.
Waves subsiding to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots. Partly cloudy
with a slight chance of snow showers. Waves subsiding to 2 to
4 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to
32 knots. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers in the
morning. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.



LSZ248-030900-
Huron Islands to Marquette MI-
110 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


REST OF TONIGHT
West wind up to 30 knots veering northwest
gales to 35 knots late. Storm force gusts up to 49 knots. Rain
showers possibly mixed with snow showers after midnight, then
snow showers late. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 10 to 14 feet
occasionally to 18 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest gales to 35 knots backing west up to
30 knots by late morning. Gale force gusts up to 47 knots.
Cloudy. Scattered snow showers through early afternoon, then
isolated snow showers late. Freezing spray through the day. Waves
subsiding to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 25 knots. Partly cloudy with a
slight chance of snow showers. Waves subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to
31 knots. Partly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning,
then a slight chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Waves
subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.



LSZ249-030900-
Marquette to Munising MI-
110 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022

STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON


REST OF TONIGHT
West wind 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest
gales to 35 knots late. Storm force gusts up to 51 knots. Rain
showers possibly mixed with snow showers. Waves 2 to 4 feet
building to 12 to 17 feet occasionally to 21 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest gales to 35 knots with storm force gusts up
to 52 knots diminishing to up to 30 knots with storm force gusts
up to 52 knots by late morning, then backing west with gale force
gusts up to 39 knots late. Cloudy. Freezing spray through early
afternoon. Scattered snow showers through early afternoon, then
isolated snow showers late. Waves building to 15 to 20 feet
occasionally to 25 feet, then subsiding to 7 to 10 feet
occasionally to 13 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 20 knots backing southwest
after midnight. Gusts up to 27 knots. Mostly clear. Freezing
spray in the evening. A slight chance of snow showers after
midnight. Waves subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to
28 knots. Partly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers.
Waves 2 to 4 feet.



LSZ250-030900-
Munising to Grand Marais MI-
110 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022

STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON


REST OF TONIGHT
West wind 20 to 25 knots veering northwest
gales to 35 knots late. Storm force gusts up to 52 knots. Rain
showers after midnight, then snow showers possibly mixed with
rain showers late. Waves 2 to 4 feet building to 11 to 15 feet
occasionally to 19 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest gales to 35 knots with storm force gusts up
to 53 knots diminishing to up to 30 knots with storm force gusts
up to 53 knots by late morning. Cloudy. Snow showers through mid
morning, then scattered snow showers by late morning. Waves
building to 17 to 22 feet occasionally to 28 feet, then subsiding
to 9 to 12 feet occasionally to 15 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West wind 15 to 25 knots backing southwest
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy with a chance of
snow showers. Waves subsiding to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to
8 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to
28 knots. Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Waves
subsiding to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet, then building to
3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet.



LSZ251-030900-
Grand Marais to Whitefish Point MI-
110 AM EST Sat Dec 3 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


REST OF TONIGHT
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots becoming west
gales to 35 knots late. Storm force gusts up to 52 knots. Rain
showers after midnight, then rain showers possibly mixed with
snow showers late. Waves 2 to 3 feet building to 10 to 14 feet
occasionally to 18 feet.

SATURDAY
Northwest gales to 40 knots with storm force gusts up
to 55 knots diminishing to up to 30 knots with storm force gusts
up to 55 knots by late morning. Snow showers. Waves building to
17 to 22 feet occasionally to 28 feet, then subsiding to 9 to
12 feet occasionally to 15 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
West wind 20 to 25 knots backing southwest
15 to 25 knots after midnight. Mostly cloudy with a chance of
snow showers. Waves subsiding to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to
8 feet.

SUNDAY
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots. Mostly cloudy with a
chance of snow showers. Waves building to 4 to 7 feet
occasionally to 9 feet.



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