Severe storms and heavy rain possible from parts of Plains to Great Lakes on Labor Day
Isolated severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop on Labor Day along and ahead of a cold front from parts of the southern Great Lakes southwestward across Illinois and Missouri into southeast Kansas. Damaging winds, large hail and heavy rainfall will be possible with these storms.
33NM NW New Buffalo MI
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High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Water temperature forecast is experimental.
Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point
Last Update: 2:02 am CDT Sep 1, 2014
Forecast Valid: 3am CDT Sep 1, 2014-6pm CDT Sep 7, 2014
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.
- SynopsisLOW PRESSURE OF 29.5 INCHES OVER FAR NORTHWEST
MINNESOTA WILL MOVE NORTHEAST THROUGH ONTARIO TONIGHT...WITH A
TRAILING COLD FRONT MOVING ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN MONDAY AND MONDAY
NIGHT AS THE LOW DEEPENS TO 29.3 INCHES NORTH OF THE LAKES. THE
LOW WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS JAMES BAY MONDAY
NIGHT...WHILE THE COLD FRONT CLEARS THE SOUTH END OF THE LAKE AND
A WEAK AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.0 INCHES MOVES ACROSS ILLINOIS
AND INDIANA. THE HIGH WILL CONTINUE TO DRIFT INTO THE UPPER OHIO
VALLEY AND EASTERN LAKES BY TUESDAY NIGHT...AS ANOTHER LOW OF 29.6
INCHES DEVELOPS OVER THE NORTHERN PLAINS. THIS LOW WILL ALSO MOVE
NORTHEAST INTO ONTARIO WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...WITH ANOTHER COLD
FRONT TRAILING ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN THURSDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY
- Overnight S wind 10 to 15 kt. Partly cloudy. Waves around 1 ft.
- Labor Day S wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
- Monday Night SW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming WNW after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Waves 1 to 3 ft.
- Tuesday WNW wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves around 1 ft.
- Tuesday Night SSW wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly clear. Waves 1 ft or less.
- Wednesday SSW wind around 10 kt. Sunny. Waves around 1 ft.
- Wednesday Night S wind around 15 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
- Thursday S wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
- Thursday Night S wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves around 2 ft.
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