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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
343 PM CST Tue Feb 7 2023

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343 PM CST Tue Feb 7 2023 /443 PM EST Tue Feb 7 2023/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of North Central
Illinois...Northeast Illinois and Northwest Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Limited Fog Risk.

DISCUSSION...

Patchy fog may develop after midnight across portions of interior
northern Illinois. If fog develops, a few spots of dense fog with
sharply reduced visibility may linger into early Wednesday morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Wednesday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk at night.
  Limited Fog Risk in the morning.
Thursday...
  Significant Non Thunderstorm Wind Risk.
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.

DISCUSSION:

A strong low pressure area will move across the region late
Wednesday night through Thursday. The path of the low pressure
will result in strong to potentially damaging wind gusts in its
wake on Thursday. The threat for southwest to west wind gusts to
60 mph and wind damage is highest near and south of the Kankakee
River Valley in Illinois and Indiana.

There is a chance of thunderstorms late Wednesday night into
Thursday morning, mainly for areas south of Interstate 80. Locally
heavy rainfall will be possible across the area, though the threat
for flash flooding appears minimal. A localized strong to severe
thunderstorm risk may develop Thursday morning near and south of
US-24.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

$$



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