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

8NM WSW Eagle River 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 20 to 25 knots. Cloudy with scattered showers. Waves 4 to 7 feet occasionally to 9 feet.
Today
West wind up to 30 knots veering northwest in the afternoon. Gale force gusts up to 42 knots. Cloudy. Numerous showers through mid afternoon, then scattered showers late. Waves building to 9 to 12 feet occasionally to 15 feet, then subsiding to 6 to 9 feet occasionally to 11 feet.
Tonight
Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots backing west 10 to 15 knots late. Partly cloudy. Waves subsiding to 2 to 3 feet.
Saturday
Southwest wind 10 to 20 knots veering west by mid afternoon. Gusts up to 28 knots. Partly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers by mid afternoon. Waves building to 4 to 7 feet occasionally to 9 feet, then subsiding to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet.
Saturday Night
North wind 10 to 20 knots veering east 15 to 20 knots after midnight. Cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Waves subsiding to 3 to 5 feet occasionally to 7 feet, then building to 3 to 6 feet occasionally to 8 feet.
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Last Update: 424 AM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018
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