Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains.
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4NM ENE Chicago IL

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    NNE 10kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    SSE 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chc Showers

    SE 10kt
    1ft

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Showers Likely

    S 10kt
    1ft

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    S 15kt
    1ft

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers

    SW 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    NNW 10kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers

    N 15kt
    2-3ft

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Showers

    N 10kt
    2-3ft

    Low: 57 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 5:15 pm CDT Sep 18, 2021
Forecast Valid: 6pm CDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2021

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Detailed Forecast

Tonight
NNE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SE after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday
SSE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
ESE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming S after midnight. A slight chance of showers after 1am. Waves around 1 ft.
Monday
S wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Waves around 1 ft.
Monday Night
S wind around 15 kt. A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Waves around 1 ft.
Tuesday
SW wind around 10 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 kt. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Waves 1 ft or less.
Tuesday Night
NNW wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 15 kt. A chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
Wednesday
N wind 10 to 15 kt. A chance of showers. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Wednesday Night
N wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 15 kt. A chance of showers. Waves 2 to 3 ft.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 41.85°N 87.59°W
Last Update: 5:15 pm CDT Sep 18, 2021
Forecast Valid: 6pm CDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2021
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