Heavy Rains and Severe Weather Expected Across the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

A nearly stationary frontal boundary will bring potential for heavy rainfall and flash flooding from Oklahoma into the Ohio River Valley over the next few days. Severe weather is also expected for parts the Southern Plains and the Lower Mississippi River Valley on Thursday and Friday with threats of tornadoes, strong winds and hail. Snow is expected for parts of the Cascades and Northern Rockies.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

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Marine Point Forecast

  • Overnight

    Chance Showers

    NNW 13kt

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers

    N 15kt

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Clear

    N 10kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday


    ENE 10ktWinds Decreasing
    < 1ft

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Rain/Snow Likely

    ENE 16kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday


    NNW 23kt
    Waves Building4ft

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Cloudy

    NW 24kt

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    NW 16kt

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Partly Cloudy

    E 9kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 31 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Water temperature forecast is experimental.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:03 am CDT Mar 23, 2023
Forecast Valid: 4am CDT Mar 23, 2023-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2023

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Detailed Forecast

NNW wind around 13 kt. A chance of showers. Waves around 2 ft.
N wind 13 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 21 kt. A chance of showers, mainly before 7am. Waves around 2 ft.
Thursday Night
N wind 7 to 10 kt becoming ENE after midnight. Mostly clear. Waves 1 ft or less.
ENE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt. Sunny. Waves 1 ft or less.
Friday Night
ENE wind 8 to 16 kt, with gusts as high as 22 kt. Rain and snow showers likely, mainly after 1am. Waves 1 ft or less.
NE wind 17 to 23 kt becoming NNW in the afternoon. Snow showers, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all rain after 10am. The snow could be heavy at times. Waves 1 ft building to 4 ft.
Saturday Night
NW wind 19 to 24 kt, with gusts as high as 33 kt. Mostly cloudy. Waves 4 to 5 ft.
NW wind 9 to 16 kt. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 to 3 ft.
Sunday Night
NNE wind 7 to 9 kt becoming E after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 ft or less.


  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: 43.93°N 86.5°W
Last Update: 3:03 am CDT Mar 23, 2023
Forecast Valid: 4am CDT Mar 23, 2023-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2023
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