Wet Pattern Over The Northeast U.S., Inclement Weather To Return To The West Coast

A series of storms will bring rain and gusty winds to the Northeast U.S. for the next couple of days. The combination of snow-melt and rain will bring potential for flooding on main stem rivers, especially in northern New England. An active weather pattern will resume over the West Coast this weekend and continue into early next week. Rain, high elevation snow, and gusty winds will be possible.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Michigan City IN to New Buffalo MI (LMZ046) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Michigan City IN to New Buffalo MI (LMZ046)
Issued by: National Weather Service Northern Indiana
Last Update: 1006 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

Overnight: North wind 5 to 15 knots veering northeast after midnight. Clear. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet by daybreak.

Thursday: West wind 5 knots veering north in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

Thursday Night: South wind 5 to 10 knots veering west 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Slight chance of rain after midnight. Waves around 1 foot building to 3 to 5 feet after midnight.

Friday: North wind 10 to 15 knots veering northeast 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Chance of rain in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet. A small craft advisory may be needed. the water temperature off michigan city is 42 degrees...and 44 degrees off st. Joseph.

Zone Forecast: Michigan City IN to New Buffalo MI (LMZ046)

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