Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest
Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region.
|NWS Forecast for: The Islands to Vermilion OH (LEZ144)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Cleveland, OH
Last Update: 405 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018
Today: Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms early this afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 1 foot or less.
Tonight: Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
Friday: South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.
Friday Night: West winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet. winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms. see lake erie open lakes forecast for saturday through monday. the water temperature off toledo is 73 degrees, off cleveland 72 degrees and off erie 69 degrees.
|Zone Forecast: The Islands to Vermilion OH (LEZ144)|
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