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Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Possible

Severe weather will be possible through Monday across the northern and central Plains. Large hail, damaging winds and heavy rain are the main threats. An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the southern Plains, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 3 to 4 inches of rainfall possible by Tuesday afternoon.
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Last Update: 331 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

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Chicago, IL Local Forecast Office

14NM NNW Evanston IL

Marine Zone 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.

Today
South winds 10 to 15 kt increasing to 10 to 20 kt this morning...then increasing to 20 to 25 kt this afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves around 1 ft building to 1 to 3 ft.
Tonight
South winds 20 to 25 kt becoming southwest 10 to 20 kt in the evening...then becoming northwest 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Areas of fog in the evening. Showers and thunderstorms likely through the night. Waves 1 to 3 ft.
Tuesday
North winds 15 to 25 kt. Chance of showers and thunderstorms through the day. Waves 2 to 4 ft building to 3 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Northeast winds 10 to 20 kt. Partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 6 ft occasionally to 8 ft.
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Last Update: 331 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015
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