Severe Weather for the Plains; Record Warmth for the Great Lakes and Northeast

Thunderstorms, associated with large hail, wind damage, a few tornadoes alongside the chance of excessive rainfall, are expected this afternoon and evening across parts of the Great Plains. For the eastern shores of Florida, dangerous surf and rip currents are expected with a persistent onshore flow through today. Record high temperatures from the Great Lakes to the Northeast are expected today.

Last Update: 952 AM CDT Tue Oct 3 2023

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Marine Zone Forecast

Rest Of Today
South winds 5 to 10 kt becoming southeast. Sunny. Waves around 1 ft.
South winds 10 to 15 kt. Becoming mostly cloudy. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
South winds 10 to 15 kt becoming southwest and increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 3 ft.
Wednesday Night
Southwest winds 10 to 15 kt. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 2 ft.
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Last Update: 952 AM CDT Tue Oct 3 2023
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