Current Watches and Warnings
Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Statement as of 3:15 PM CDT on October 30, 2014
Expires 5:00 AM EDT on November 01, 2014
... Lakeshore Flood Advisory remains in effect from 11 am Friday
to 4 am CDT Saturday...
* Lake Shore flooding... large and battering waves of up to 23 ft
will result in minor flooding near the lake.
* Timing... the most significant waves will occur Friday afternoon
* Impacts... minor beach erosion and flooding of coastal areas
can be expected.
A Lakeshore Flood Advisory indicates that strong onshore winds
will generate flooding of low areas along the Lakeshore.
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Statement as of 3:05 PM CDT on October 30, 2014
Expires 11:00 PM EDT on October 31, 2014
... Wind Advisory in effect from 7 am to 10 PM CDT Friday...
The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 7 am to 10 PM CDT Friday.
* Timing... Friday morning through Friday evening.
* Winds... northerly winds to 50 mph with winds to 55 mph near the
* Impacts... tree limbs and power lines could be blown down.
A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph... or
gusts between 45 and 57 mph... are likely. Winds this strong can
cause minor property damage unless precautions are taken. Driving
may be difficult... especially in high profile vehicles. Motorists
should be alert and use caution.
- Alaska - Special Statement
- Arkansas - Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch
- California - Flash Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
- Colorado - Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
- Florida - Public Information Statement
- Georgia - Freeze Watch , Public Information Statement
- Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
- Idaho - Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
- Illinois - Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch
- Indiana - Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning
- Iowa - Freeze Warning
- Kansas - Freeze Warning
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- Michigan - Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Advisory
- Minnesota - Special Statement
- Mississippi - Freeze Watch
- Missouri - Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch
- Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
- Nevada - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
- North Carolina - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
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- Oklahoma - Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning
- Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
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- Washington - Areal Flood Watch
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- Wisconsin - Wind Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Special Statement
- - Gale Warning