Small Craft Advisory in effect until 9 am CDT this morning
Gale Warning in effect from 9 am CDT this morning through this evening
Grand Portage To Grand Marais Mn-
Grand Marais To Taconite Harbor Mn-
Northeast wind 20 to 25 knots rising to gales to 40 knots in the afternoon. Slight chance of rain late in the morning. Rain in the afternoon. Waves 4 to 6 feet building to 9 to 14 feet. Waves occasionally to 18 feet.
East gales to 35 knots with storm force gusts to around 45 knots easing to 20 to 25 knots with gales to around 35 knots late in the evening, then becoming southeast 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Patchy fog through the night. Rain and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Rain likely after midnight. Waves 10 to 15 feet subsiding to 5 to 8 feet. Waves occasionally to 19 feet.
South wind 10 to 15 knots becoming west with gusts to around 25 knots in the afternoon. Rain likely. Waves 4 to 6 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet in the afternoon. Waves occasionally to 7 feet. A Small Craft Advisory may be needed.
Northwest wind 15 to 20 knots. Chance of rain showers in the evening, then slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.