Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West

Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 339 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

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Grand Rapids, MI Local Forecast Office

7NM SW Saugatuck MI

Marine Zone Forecast

Through Early Evening
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 to 3 feet.
North winds 10 to 20 knots veering east 5 to 15 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy. Patchy fog overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
East winds around 10 knots veering southwest, then veering northwest late in the day. Mostly sunny. Patchy fog until midday. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves around 1 foot.
Sunday Night
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots veering southeast 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves less than 1 foot.
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Partly sunny. A chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
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Last Update: 339 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018
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