Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding will again be possible from the Southern Plains into the Midwest on Friday. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast into the Memorial Day weekend. Temperatures across much of the East will run above normal where they will hold into Memorial Day.
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5NM NE Chicago IL

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Thunderstorms Likely

    E 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain

    SW 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely

    SW 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    WSW 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chc Showers

    Light Wind
    < 1ft

    Low: 49 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms

    S 10kt
    < 1ft

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    SSW 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chc Thunderstorms

    SW 15kt
    < 1ft

    High: 77 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 6:16 am CDT May 24, 2019
Forecast Valid: 7am CDT May 24, 2019-6pm CDT May 30, 2019

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Detailed Forecast

Today
NE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming ESE in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Waves 1 ft or less.
Tonight
SE wind around 10 kt becoming SW after midnight. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday
SW wind around 10 kt, with gusts as high as 15 kt. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Waves 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
WSW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming NW after midnight. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Waves 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. A slight chance of showers after 1am. Waves 1 ft or less.
Memorial Day
E wind 5 to 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Waves 1 ft or less.
Monday Night
SSW wind around 10 kt. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 ft or less.
Tuesday
SW wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Waves 1 ft or less.

*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: 41.88°N 87.62°W
Last Update: 6:16 am CDT May 24, 2019
Forecast Valid: 7am CDT May 24, 2019-6pm CDT May 30, 2019
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