Heavy Rains Expected to Impact Parts of the Eastern U.S.
A strong cold front will produce heavy rain will create mainly localized areas of flash flooding to the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley. There is another flash flood threat in the parts of the Southeast and Southern Appalachians.
Marine Zone Forecast
South winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms early, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. A chance of showers and thunderstorms late. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to 20 knots. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers with a chance of thunderstorms overnight. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
North winds 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots. Showers. Waves 3 to 6 feet building to 4 to 7 feet. Waves occasionally around 9 feet.
North winds to 30 knots becoming northwest. Showers. Waves 5 to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet. Waves occasionally around 10 feet. winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms. see lake erie open lakes forecast for thursday through saturday. the water temperature off toledo is 73 degrees, off cleveland 73 degrees, and off erie 70 degrees.