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More flooding possible across the Great Plains

Ample moisture remains in place and will result in heavy rainfall over parts of the central and southern Plains for the next few days. River and flash flooding will continue to be concerns as these areas will see the potential for 3 to 7 inches of additional rainfall accumulations going into the weekend.
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Chicago, IL Local Forecast Office

6NM ESE Chicago IL

Marine Point Forecast

[NOTICE]
  • Overnight

    Clear

    NNE 15kt
    1ft

    Low: 46 °F
    Water: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    N 15kt
    1-2ft

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    ENE 10kt
    1ft

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    SSE 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers

    SSE 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    S 15kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Showers Likely

    SSW 15kt
    1ft

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    SSW 15kt
    1ft

    Low: 65 °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 am CDT May 22, 2015
Forecast Valid: 4am CDT May 22, 2015-6pm CDT May 28, 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.

Overnight
NNE wind around 15 kt. Clear. Waves around 1 ft.
Friday
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Friday Night
ENE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SE after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 kt. Mostly clear. Waves around 1 ft.
Saturday
SSE wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Winds could gust as high as 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday
SSE wind 5 to 10 kt. A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
S wind 10 to 15 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Waves 1 ft or less.
Memorial Day
SSW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Waves around 1 ft.
Monday Night
SSW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves around 1 ft.

*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.
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Point Forecast: 41.79°N 87.56°W
Last Update: 3:16 am CDT May 22, 2015
Forecast Valid: 4am CDT May 22, 2015-6pm CDT May 28, 2015
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