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Slight risk of severe weather on Wednesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects a slight risk of severe weather on Wednesday. Isolated reports of severe weather are possible in the Southeast and the Mississippi Valley. However, the greatest area of concern will be from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. The primary threat for all areas will be large hail and damaging winds.
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6NM ESE Chicago IL

Marine Point Forecast

[NOTICE]
  • Today

    Sunny

    Winds IncreasingSSE 15kt
    < 1ft

    High: 61 °F
    Water: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    S 20kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 56 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms

    SSW 15kt
    < 1ft

    High: 65 °F

    Small Craft Advisory
    Small Craft Advisory

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain

    N 15kt
    Waves Building3ft

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    N 15kt
    2-3ft

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    WSW 15kt
    1-2ft

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chc Rain

    SW 15kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chc Rain

    SSW 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 52 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 5:16 am CDT Apr 1, 2015
Forecast Valid: 6am CDT Apr 1, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 7, 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.

Today
SSW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SSE 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Tonight
S wind 15 to 20 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Thursday
SSW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming WNW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Waves 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday
N wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A chance of rain. Waves 1 ft or less building to 3 ft.
Friday Night
N wind 5 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Saturday
WSW wind 5 to 15 kt. Sunny. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Saturday Night
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. A slight chance of rain. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday
SSW wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 15 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: 41.79°N 87.56°W
Last Update: 5:16 am CDT Apr 1, 2015
Forecast Valid: 6am CDT Apr 1, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 7, 2015
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