Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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Marine Point Forecast

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  • This
    Afternoon

    Showers

    ENE 15kt
    3ft

    High: 48 °F
    Water: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Showers

    NE 20kt
    4-5ft

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers

    NNE 15kt
    4ft

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    NNE 15kt
    3-4ft

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    N 10kt
    2-3ft

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    WSW 10kt
    1ft

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    SW 15kt
    1-2ft

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Rain

    SW 15kt
    2-3ft

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chc Rain

    N 15kt
    3ft

    High: 51 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 2:16 pm CDT Apr 30, 2016
Forecast Valid: 4pm CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016

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Detailed 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.

Synopsis: HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.5 INCHES WILL REMAIN NORTH OF THE
LAKES THROUGH TONIGHT. MEANWHILE AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OF 29.6
INCHES OVER THE CENTRAL PLAINS WILL LIFT NORTHEAST TONIGHT AND
EVENTUALLY ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN ILLINOIS EARLY SUNDAY WHILE
FILLING TO 29.8 INCHES. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE ACROSS THE UPPER
OHIO VALLEY BY LATE SUNDAY. HIGH PRESSURE OF 30.2 INCHES WILL THEN
SETTLE ACROSS THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL GREAT LAKES REGION ON
MONDAY. THE HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL WEAKEN TO 30.0 INCHES ON
TUESDAY WHILE PUSHING SOUTH INTO THE OHIO VALLEY. LOW PRESSURE OF
29.4 INCHES WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST ACROSS ONTARIO INTO SOUTHWEST
QUEBEC TUESDAY NIGHT...AS A TRAILING COLD FRONT PUSHES SOUTH
ACROSS THE WESTERN LAKES.


This Afternoon
ENE wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Showers. Waves around 3 ft.
Tonight
NE wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Showers, mainly before 1am. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
Sunday
NNE wind around 15 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves around 4 ft.
Sunday Night
NNE wind around 15 kt. A chance of showers before 1am. Waves 3 to 4 ft.
Monday
N wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 15 kt. Sunny. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Monday Night
N wind 5 to 10 kt becoming WSW in the evening. Mostly clear. Waves around 1 ft.
Tuesday
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Tuesday Night
SW wind around 15 kt becoming W after midnight. A chance of rain. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Wednesday
N wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. A slight chance of rain. Waves around 3 ft.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 42.1°N 87.1°W
Last Update: 2:16 pm CDT Apr 30, 2016
Forecast Valid: 4pm CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
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