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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
350 PM CDT Thu Mar 30 2023

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Southern Will-Eastern Will-Lake IN-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
350 PM CDT Thu Mar 30 2023 /450 PM EDT Thu Mar 30 2023/

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Limited Thunderstorm Risk Overnight.
  Limited Non Thunderstorm Wind Risk Overnight.


Thunderstorms are expected late tonight. While severe weather is
not anticipated, some of the strongest storms may produce small
hail. South winds will also gust to 35 mph overnight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

  Elevated Severe Thunderstorm Risk, mainly evening.
  Elevated Non Thunderstorm Wind Risk.
  Elevated Non Thunderstorm Wind Risk.
  Elevated Lakeshore Flood Risk Northwest Indiana.
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
Tuesday and Wednesday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
  Limited Non Thunderstorm Wind Risk.


A robust early spring storm system will track across the
Midwest and into the Great Lakes region on Friday. A significant
severe threat exists across the area late Friday afternoon
through mid evening, but especially toward and west of the I-39
corridor. All severe weather hazards are possible, including
significant damaging winds and strong tornadoes. Stay up to date
with the latest forecast information.

A period of strong westerly winds in excess of 50 mph is likely
late Friday night into Saturday morning following a cold frontal
passage. At this time, the strongest winds are favored to be
south of I-80.


  Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.


  Moving toward the northeast at 50 to 60 mph.


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