Multi-day heavy rainfall and flooding event continues to unfold in the Central and Southern U.S.

Another day of heavy rain on Friday will further increase the risk of flash flooding and long-term flooding in the Southern Plains and the Lower/Mid-Mississippi and Ohio River Valleys. The NWS Weather Prediction Center has issued Moderate Risks for excessive rainfall for parts of these regions on Friday and into the weekend. Some areas may see an additional 4-5 inches of rain over the next 3 days.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Calumet Harbor IL to Gary IN (LMZ743) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Calumet Harbor IL to Gary IN (LMZ743)
Issued by: National Weather Service Chicago, IL
Last Update: 800 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

Rest Of Tonight: Southeast winds 10 to 20 kt. Patchy fog. Rain likely. Waves 1 to 3 ft.

Friday: South winds 10 to 20 kt becoming west 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning. Chance of rain early. waves 1 ft or less.

Friday Night: Northwest winds around 10 kt becoming north after midnight. Slight chance of snow after midnight. Waves 1 ft or less.

Saturday: East winds 10 to 20 kt. Snow likely and slight chance of light freezing rain in the morning. Rain likely through the day. Waves 1 to 3 ft. wave forecast is for ice free areas

Zone Forecast: Calumet Harbor IL to Gary IN (LMZ743)

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