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Severe weather expected across parts of central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, capable of producing large hail and damaging winds, are expected from northern Kansas northeastward to southwest Minnesota this evening and tonight. Also, widely scattered thunderstorms capable of hail and gusty winds will occur from north Texas into parts of Arkansas and southern Missouri. Thunderstorms are also expected in northern Florida and southern Georgia.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

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Marine Point Forecast

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  • Overnight

    Chance Showers

    S 20kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Showers

    SW 15kt
    < 1ft

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Winds IncreasingNW 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain

    N 15kt
    < 1ft

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    N 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    SW 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chc Rain

    SW 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chc Rain

    S 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chc Rain

    ESE 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 37 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 1:16 am CDT Apr 2, 2015
Forecast Valid: 2am CDT Apr 2, 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.

Overnight
S wind around 20 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am. Waves 1 ft or less.
Thursday
SSW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 1pm, then showers likely after 1pm. 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 ft or less.
Friday Night
N wind 5 to 10 kt becoming W after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday
SW wind 5 to 10 kt, with gusts as high as 15 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
SW wind around 10 kt. A slight chance of rain. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday
S wind around 10 kt. A slight chance of rain. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
ESE wind around 10 kt becoming SSW after midnight. 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: 41.97°N 87.64°W
Last Update: 1:16 am CDT Apr 2, 2015
Forecast Valid: 2am CDT Apr 2, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 8, 2015
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