Severe Weather and Flooding Expected Across Parts of the South into the Ohio Valley
Widespread heavy rain and flash flooding is possible across the Mid-Mississippi Valley and Ohio Valley through Friday night along a slow-moving cold front. South of this front will be a severe weather threat from the Southern Plains, the Mid-South, and Lower Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley. Chilly temperatures and heavy mountain snowfall will persist for parts of the West.
|NWS Forecast for: Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL (LMZ646)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Milwaukee, WI
Last Update: 705 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2023
Today: East wind 10 to 15 knots backing northeast late in the afternoon. Partly sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Tonight: Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to around 20 knots rising to 15 to 20 knots late in the evening, then becoming northeast 15 to 20 knots with gusts to around 25 knots after midnight becoming 15 to 25 knots with gusts to around 30 knots early in the morning. Chance of rain through around midnight, then slight chance of rain and snow after midnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet building to 5 to 7 feet early in the morning. A small craft advisory may be needed.
Saturday: North wind up to 30 knots becoming northwest 15 to 25 knots early in the afternoon, then becoming 15 to 20 knots late in the afternoon. Gusts up to 35 knots decreasing to 25 knots late in the afternoon. Rain and snow in the morning, then snow likely and a chance of rain in the afternoon. Waves 7 to 9 feet subsiding to 5 to 7 feet.
Saturday Night: West wind 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Partly cloudy. Waves 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. wave heights are for ice free areas.
|Zone Forecast: Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL (LMZ646)|
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