Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West
Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend.
|NWS Forecast for: Seul Choix Point to 5NM West of Mackinac Bridge (LMZ341)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Gaylord, MI
Last Update: 1012 PM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018
Overnight: Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around 35 knots decreasing to 5 to 10 knots after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves 2 to 3 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less after midnight.
Saturday: Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Saturday Night: West wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Sunday: East wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots. Mostly cloudy. Waves 2 to 3 feet. see the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.
|Zone Forecast: Seul Choix Point to 5NM West of Mackinac Bridge (LMZ341)|
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