Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threat for the Southern Plains Today; Severe Thunderstorms from the Northeast to the Ohio Valley

Heavy rains are leading to an elevated concern for flash flooding across parts of Oklahoma and Texas today, and this heavy rainfall will spread slowly east over the weekend. Severe thunderstorms may produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes across parts of the Northeast and Ohio Valley this afternoon and evening. Significant river flooding continues across the Carolinas.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Reno Beach to The Islands OH (LEZ143) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Reno Beach to The Islands OH (LEZ143)
Issued by: National Weather Service Cleveland, OH
Last Update: 340 PM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018

Tonight: West winds to 30 knots becoming north 15 to 25 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

Saturday: North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.

Saturday Night: Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.

Sunday: Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less. see lake erie open lakes forecast for monday through wednesday. the water temperature off toledo is 73 degrees, off cleveland 70 degrees and off erie 68 degrees.

Zone Forecast: Reno Beach to The Islands OH (LEZ143)

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