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Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain expected over parts of the mid-Mississippi and lower Ohio Valleys Saturday and Saturday night

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a Moderate Risk of severe thunderstorms for Saturday and Saturday night across parts of the middle Mississippi and lower Ohio Valleys. Very large hail, strong wind gusts and a few tornadoes are expected in this area. Also, these storms could produce heavy rain that could lead to flash flooding, especially from central Indiana to southern Ohio.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 931 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

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Lake Pontchartrain/Lake Maurepas

Marine Zone Forecast





  • SynopsisBERMUDA HIGH WILL EXTEND ACROSS THE GULF OF MEXICO THROUGH MONDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL BE MOVING INTO THE GULF COAST STATES MONDAY AND MOVE TO THE NEAR COASTAL WATERS TUESDAY. THE FRONT IS EXPECTED TO BECOME STATIONARY AND MEANDER ALONG OR NEAR THE COAST THROUGH MID WEEK.
  • Rest Of Today Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through the day.
  • Tonight Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
  • Sunday Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms through the day.
  • Sunday Night West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
  • Monday West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
  • Monday Night Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
  • Tuesday Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Slight chance of showers.
  • Tuesday Night North winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
  • Wednesday Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
  • Wednesday Night Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.



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