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.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Geneva-on-the-Lake to Conneaut OH (LEZ148) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Geneva-on-the-Lake to Conneaut OH (LEZ148)
Issued by: National Weather Service Cleveland, OH
Last Update: 405 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

Today: Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming northeast. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 2 feet or less.

Tonight: East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Friday: South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest. Showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 3 to 5 feet. Waves occasionally around 6 feet.

Friday Night: Southwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming north. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet, then subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 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: Geneva-on-the-Lake to Conneaut OH (LEZ148)

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