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.
|NWS Forecast for: Whitefish Bay (U.S. Portion)/Whitefish Point to Point Iroquois MI (LSZ321)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Gaylord, MI
Last Update: 941 PM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018
Overnight: Southeast wind 15 to 25 knots becoming south early in the morning. Gusts up to 35 knots. Patchy fog. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 4 to 6 feet.
Friday: West wind up to 30 knots with gusts to around 40 knots. Chance of showers. Waves 9 to 12 feet.
Friday Night: North wind 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around 35 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 8 to 11 feet.
Saturday: Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less. winds and waves higher in the vicinity of thunderstorms. see the open lakes forecast for days 3 through 5.
|Zone Forecast: Whitefish Bay (U.S. Portion)/Whitefish Point to Point Iroquois MI (LSZ321)|
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