Freezing Rain Threat for the Central Plains and Southern Great Lakes

Ice and freezing rain will impact north-central Kansas, eastern Nebraska, much of Iowa, southern Minnesota, and Wisconsin into southern Michigan through Tuesday. A lesser threat will expand into portions of New York State and southern New England Wednesday. Meanwhile, heavy rain will impact portions of Texas and the Lower Mississippi Valley this week.
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Last Update: 250 AM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

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Marine Zone Forecast

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST TEN PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...
Synopsis: A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN GULF COAST REGION THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. A SLOW MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL ALSO GRADUALLY APPROACH FROM THE WEST BY THE END OF THE WEEK.

Today
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Areas of dense fog early in the morning. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less early in the morning.
Tonight
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Wednesday
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Thursday
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning...then showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
Friday
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Friday Night
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight.
Saturday
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Southwest winds near 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
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Last Update: 250 AM CST TUE JAN 17 2017
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