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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
335 PM CDT Sat Aug 18 2018

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335 PM CDT Sat Aug 18 2018 /435 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018/

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Elevated Fog Risk.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Sunday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
  Elevated Fog Risk.
Monday...
  Limited Severe Thunderstorm Risk.
  Elevated Flooding Risk.
Tuesday...
  Limited Lakeshore Flood Risk

DISCUSSION:

A strong low pressure system will bring showers and thunderstorms
Monday into Tuesday. These showers and storms will have the
potential to produce and extended period of moderate to
occasionally heavy rainfall. There may be the potential for
flooding in areas that receive the heaviest rainfall. Strong north
to northwest winds developing on Tuesday and Tuesday night should
drive waves high enough as Lake Michigan beaches to lead to
dangerous rip currents and hazardous swim conditions. The high
waves and strong winds could also cause lakeshore flooding for
locations immediately adjacent to the lake.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

$$



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