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Severe weather possible across central Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains. The areas at greatest risk are southeastern Wyo., northeastern Colo. and the Neb. Panhandle, where very large hail and tornadoes are possible, as well as southern Neb. and northern Kan., where large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Chicago, IL Local Forecast Office

24NM NW New Buffalo MI

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Sunny

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    High: 56 °F
    Water: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    ESE 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    SSE 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    N 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    ENE 15kt
    1ft

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chc Showers

    NE 10kt
    1ft

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    NE 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    SSE 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 61 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 10:16 am CDT Jun 3, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11am CDT Jun 3, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 9, 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.

Synopsis: A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE AVERAGING 30.2 INCHES
EXTENDS FROM THE OHIO VALLEY TO QUEBEC. THIS RIDGE WILL DRIFT
SLOWLY SOUTHEAST AS A COLD FRONT EXTENDING SOUTH FROM LOW PRESSURE
OVER HUDSON BAY MOVES SOUTH ACROSS THE LAKE THURSDAY NIGHT INTO
FRIDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.4 INCHES WILL BUILD SOUTH INTO
ONTARIO IN THE WAKE OF THIS FRONT FRIDAY. THE HIGH WILL THEN
CONTINUE SOUTH INTO THE GREAT LAKES REGION SATURDAY NIGHT
WEAKENING TO 30.2 INCHES AS IT MOVES TO NEW ENGLAND SUNDAY.


Today
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Tonight
ENE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SSE after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.
Thursday
SSE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Thursday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday
N wind 5 to 10 kt, with gusts as high as 15 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
ENE wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves around 1 ft.
Saturday
NE wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 15 kt. A slight chance of showers. Waves around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
NE wind around 10 kt becoming SE after midnight. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday
SSE wind around 10 kt becoming SW 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.
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ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 42.1°N 87.1°W
Last Update: 10:16 am CDT Jun 3, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11am CDT Jun 3, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 9, 2015
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