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Severe weather possible across parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms, capable of producing large hail and damaging winds, Wednesday afternoon and evening from northern Kansas northeastward to southwest Minnesota. Surrounding the Slight Risk area, a Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms extends from northern Texas to south-central Minnesota.
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10NM SE Chicago IL

Marine Point Forecast

[NOTICE]
  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms

    S 20kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 53 °F
    Water: 34 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Thursday

    Showers

    SSW 20kt
    < 1ft

    High: 65 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Winds IncreasingNW 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain

    N 15kt
    1-2ft

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    N 20ktWinds Decreasing
    2-3ft

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    SW 15kt
    1-2ft

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    SW 15kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Partly Sunny

    SW 15kt
    < 1ft

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chc Rain

    SSW 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 39 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:16 pm CDT Apr 1, 2015
Forecast Valid: 5pm CDT Apr 1, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 8, 2015

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Detailed Forecast

WAVES ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHTS...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES WHICH WILL OCCASIONALLY BE ENCOUNTERED.

Tonight
S wind 15 to 20 kt. A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Thursday
SSW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers likely. Waves 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday
N wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of rain. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Friday Night
N wind 15 to 20 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Saturday
W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Saturday Night
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Partly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
SSW wind around 10 kt. A slight chance of rain. Waves 1 ft or less.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 41.72°N 87.51°W
Last Update: 3:16 pm CDT Apr 1, 2015
Forecast Valid: 5pm CDT Apr 1, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 8, 2015
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