Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region.

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: 403 PM EDT Fri Aug 17 2018

Tonight: North wind 5 to 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Chance of waterspouts through evening. Scattered showers and a chance of thunderstorms through midnight, then slight chance of thunderstorms and isolated showers through midnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.

Saturday: North wind 10 to 15 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: North wind 5 to 15 knots. Mostly clear. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

Sunday: North wind 5 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

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

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