Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI Marine Weather and Tide Forecast
Top   Marine   7-Day   NWS   Buoy   Airport   Tide   Map   GEOS   Radar   TAF  

Marine Weather and Tide Forecast for Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI

June 16, 2024 9:15 PM EDT (01:15 UTC) Change Location
Sunrise 5:52 AM   Sunset 9:12 PM
Moonrise 2:58 PM   Moonset 1:28 AM 
  Print   HELP   Reset   Save   Recall  New
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.

Marine Forecasts
    EDIT      HIDE   Help
LCZ460 Lake St Clair- 332 Pm Edt Sun Jun 16 2024

Tonight - Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Mostly clear. A chance of. Waves 2 feet or less.

Monday - Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Partly Sunny with a chance of showers and Thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

Monday night - South winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

Tuesday - South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots early in the afternoon. Partly Sunny with a chance of showers and Thunderstorms. Waves 2 feet or less.

Tuesday night - South winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to 10 knots in the late evening and overnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

Wednesday - South winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

Thursday - Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

Friday - Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.

No data

7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI
   Hourly   EDIT   Help   Map   HIDE
NEW! Add second zone forecast

Area Discussion for - Detroit/Pontiac, MI
      HIDE   Help   
NOTE: mouseover dotted underlined text for definition

Area Forecast Discussion National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI 705 PM EDT Sun Jun 16 2024


- An excessive heat watch remains in effect Monday afternoon through Friday evening. Several days of highs in the 90s are expected this week, with afternoon heat indices of 95 to 100.

- Nighttime lows will only drop into the 70s over most of the area this week.

- Scattered showers and thunderstorms tonight/Monday and Tuesday afternoon will bring potential of localized torrential rainfall.


A warm front spans the upper Midwest into the lower Ohio valley this evening and will move aggressively across Lower MI late tonight and in the morning. The front will support clusters of showers and thunderstorms, either ongoing from the Chicago area or by new development with a boost from the mid level MCV circulation. MVFR will be tied to this activity while monitoring observations for any greater coverage of ceiling or visibility restriction within the frontal zone. The pattern of showers and thunderstorms moves eastward and VFR cumulus follows within the inbound heat and humidity for Monday afternoon and Monday evening. A stray pop-up shower or storm is possible but with predictability too low for a mention at this point in the forecast.

For DTW/D21 Convection... Clusters of showers and thunderstorms are possible late tonight through early morning, either from ongoing storms inbound from the Chicago area or by new development overhead.
Localized heavy rainfall is the primary hazard with this activity until moving east toward noon Monday.


* Low for thundestorms impacting the terminal ~10z-13z.

* Low for ceilings aob 5kft with convection late tonight and Monday morning.

Issued at 250 PM EDT Sun Jun 16 2024


No changes to excessive heat watch issued last night, but this certainly looks like just heat advisory criteria for Monday/Tuesday.

Considerable uncertainty with just how hot we get and if dew pts can reach and exceed 70 degrees for any sustained period to support excessive heat warning criteria, although the cumulative days/effect of heat indices near 100 degrees still may be enough for future shifts to possibly issue a a excessive heat warning for urban areas vs heat advisory.

Another uncertainty of the forecast is with the showers and thunderstorm chances this evening through Tuesday, as there is a lot of upper level PV filaments riding up through the Mississippi River Valley, which will be tracking through southeast Michigan, as the upper level ridge builds over the northern Appalachians early next week.

Upward revisions for pops have been made for tonight and Monday, as cams are in pretty good agreement with the upper level disturbance/MCV which came out of the Kansas City area slowly tracking through southern Lower Michigan tonight, with the instability/cape gradient making inroads as moisture advection ramps up. Mid level lapse rates start out steep, 7.5 C/KM, but would then weaken as the batch of showers and thunderstorms and convective latent heat release tracks through southeast Michigan. Still, will carry just high chance pops due to exact location/coverage uncertainty, with torrential rainfall and even hail possible (MUcapes increasing to 1500-2000 J/kg), with another limited convective flare-up possible Monday afternoon as well.

Trajectories then show a shortwave coming out of the eastern Gulf of Mexico on track to move into southeast Michigan late Tuesday. With a respectable 0-6KM bulk shear of 30+ knots tracking into/near western Lake Erie, which, coupled with the potential moderate instability/cape would be supportive of strong to isolated marginally severe storms, if activity is able to initiate. Low level convergence near the Land/Marine interface the likely locations within the backdrop of the low level southwest flow. Slow movement of storms/potential back building with PW values aoa 1.75 inches will draw concern for urban flooding, but at least airmass is not true tropical, with 700 mb dew pts only progged to be near 3 C. With said ingredients, Tuesday afternoon looks to be another good shot for scattered coverage of showers and thunderstorms (25-50%). As usual with these unstable air-masses, once the first cell goes, an outflow boundary is then usually sufficient to get additional activity to fire up during the peak heating of the day.

Bottom-line, the prospects for convection to start the work week is decent, which should have some impact on max temperatures, likely capping maxes in the low to mid 90s.

500 mb heights building for Wednesday-Thursday as the upper level ridge center over southern New England retrogrades to the west makes for a higher confidence forecast in temperatures rising solidly into the 90s. However, even then, still some convective schemes getting triggered in this generally uncapped environment as the jet stream/strong westerlies hang around the northern Great Lakes. So, certainly a lot of more weather elements to focus in on over the coming days than just the heat.


A warm and humid airmass will set up over the Great Lakes through early tomorrow morning and will last through the end of the week.
This will produce relatively stable near surface lake conditions.
The passage of a warm front will produce isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms this afternoon and evening for portions of Lake Huron and the Saginaw Bay. Some strong thunderstorm induced wind gusts aoa 30 knots and/or hail cannot be ruled out with today's late day activity, favored across northern Lake Huron. Wind direction will veer from the southeast to the southwest after the passage of the front. Additional isolated to scattered shower and storm chances will exist tomorrow morning over the Great Lakes as an upper-level disturbance moves over the region and again in the afternoon, with additional chances returning Tuesday.


A moist and unstable airmass arriving tonight and continuing through Tuesday will bring the potential of a few rounds of showers and thunderstorms. The coverage is expected to remain mainly scattered, but locations which experience strong thunderstorms will have the potential for rainfall amounts to exceed 2 inches in a short period of time, leading to urban/low lying flooding. There is this low flooding potential late tonight into Monday, and then again Tuesday afternoon. Otherwise, most locations remain dry or will be lucky to see a quick half an inch of rain.


MI...Excessive Heat Watch from Monday afternoon through Friday evening for MIZ047>049-053>055-060>063-068>070-075-076-082-083.

Lake Huron...None.

Lake St Clair...None.

Michigan waters of Lake Erie...None.

Weather Reporting Stations
   EDIT       HIDE   Help
Stations Dist Age Wind AirWater WavesinHgDewPt
CLSM4 - St. Clair Shores, MI 11 mi15 minSSE 7G14 74°F 29.97
AGCM4 13 mi45 min 64°F29.94
MBRM4 - 9014090 - Mouth of the Black River, MI 38 mi45 min 29.92
FTGM4 - 9014098 - Fort Gratiot, MI 40 mi45 minS 8.9G18 29.91
PBWM4 40 mi45 min 29.92
45209 49 mi15 min 29.95

Wind History for Fort Gratiot, MI
(wind in knots)    EDIT      HIDE   Help
toggle option: (graph/table)

Airport Reports
    EDIT      HIDE   Help   Click EDIT to display multiple airports. Follow links for more data.
AirportDistAgeWind ktVisSkyWeatherAirDewPtRHinHg
KMTC SELFRIDGE ANGB,MI 14 sm19 minSSE 1010 smPartly Cloudy73°F57°F57%29.93
KDET COLEMAN A YOUNG MUNI,MI 18 sm22 minSSE 1010 smClear79°F52°F39%29.96
CYQG WINDSOR,CN 20 sm15 minSE 089 smClear73°F55°F53%29.97
Link to 1 hour of 5 minute data for KMTC
NEW Forecast page for KMTC

Wind History graph: MTC
(wind in knots)
toggle option: (graph/table)

Tide / Current for
EDIT   Weekend mode (on/off)   HIDE   Help

Tide / Current for
   EDIT      HIDE   Help

Weather Map
      HIDE   Help

GEOS Local Image of great lakes   

Detroit, MI,

NOTICE: Some pages have affiliate links to Amazon. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. Please read website Cookie, Privacy, and Disclamers by clicking HERE. To contact me click HERE. For my YouTube page click HERE