Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Great Lakes into Ohio Valley; Heavy to Excessive Rainfall Over the Southern Plains

Severe thunderstorms will race along a cold front from the Upper Mississippi Valley into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley with the main threat being damaging winds. The tail end of this front will possibly produce heavy to excessive rainfall across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley through Saturday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas.
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Last Update: 424 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018

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Marquette, MI Local Forecast Office

15NM WNW Paradise MI

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...
Early This Morning
Southwest wind 15 to 20 knots. Cloudy with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Today
Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots veering west up to 30 knots in the afternoon, then veering northwest late. Gale force gusts up to 45 knots. Cloudy with scattered showers. Waves building to 12 to 17 feet occasionally to 21 feet.
Tonight
North wind up to 30 knots becoming northwest 10 to 20 knots after midnight, then backing west 5 to 15 knots late. Gale force gusts up to 39 knots. Cloudy with isolated rain showers in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Waves subsiding to 2 to 4 feet.
Saturday
Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.
Saturday Night
West wind less than 10 knots veering northeast 10 to 20 knots after midnight. Cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers through midnight, then a chance of rain showers after midnight. Waves subsiding to 1 to 2 feet, then building to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet.
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Last Update: 424 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018
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