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Severe Storms and Heavy Rain Possible Later This Afternoon Into Tonight

A few severe storms with damaging winds and large hail are expected later today from parts of Illinois into lower Michigan. A somewhat longer-duration severe storm threat is expected this afternoon into tonight from the Kansas/Oklahoma border region into southern Missouri, where a couple tornadoes will also be possible.
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6NM SSE Evanston IL

Marine Point Forecast [NOTICE]

Labor
Day

Slight Chc Thunderstorms

SW 15kt
< 1ft

High: 80 °F

Tonight

Chance Thunderstorms

SW 10kt
< 1ft

Low: 68 °F

Tuesday

Mostly Sunny

Light Wind
< 1ft

High: 79 °F

Tuesday
Night

Mostly Clear

Light Wind
< 1ft

Low: 66 °F

Wednesday

Sunny

S 10kt
< 1ft

High: 84 °F

Wednesday
Night

Chance Thunderstorms

S 15kt
< 1ft

Low: 73 °F

Thursday

Mostly Sunny

S 15kt
< 1ft

High: 90 °F

Thursday
Night

Slight Chc Thunderstorms

SSW 15kt
< 1ft

Low: 77 °F

Friday

Chance Thunderstorms

SW 10kt
< 1ft

High: 83 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 1:02 pm CDT Sep 1, 2014
Forecast Valid: 2pm CDT Sep 1, 2014-6pm CDT Sep 7, 2014

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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.

  • Labor Day SW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tonight SW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming WNW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Tuesday Night Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday S wind 5 to 10 kt. Sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Wednesday Night S wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday S wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Thursday Night SSW wind 10 to 15 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 ft or less.
  • Friday SW wind around 10 kt becoming NNW in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. 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.