Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Midwest and Plains

Severe storms and heavy rains are likely in the Upper Midwest and Plains through this evening. A long duration heat wave will build across the West through next week with excessive heat watches/warnings in effect from the Southwest to Northwest. TS Josephine is forecast to pass well north of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands while TS Kyle is forecast to move quickly away from land this weekend.

Coastal Waters Forecast for The Islands to Vermilion OH (LEZ144) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: The Islands to Vermilion OH (LEZ144)
Issued by: National Weather Service Cleveland, OH
Last Update: 330 AM EDT Sat Aug 15 2020

Today: East winds 10 knots or less becoming southeast. A chance of showers early this afternoon. A chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms late. Waves 1 to 3 feet subsiding to 1 foot or less.

Tonight: Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. A slight chance of showers in the evening. Waves 2 feet or less.

Sunday: South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Mostly sunny. Waves 1 foot or less.

Sunday Night: Northwest winds 10 knots or less becoming west. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less. winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms. see lake erie open lakes forecast for monday through wednesday. the water temperature off toledo is 77 degrees, off cleveland 74 degrees, and off erie 76 degrees.

Zone Forecast: The Islands to Vermilion OH (LEZ144)

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