Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Through Midweek

A slow moving low pressure system will bring rounds of showers and thunderstorms from the Middle Atlantic to the Southeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the storms could be severe especially over the Southeast. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed SW 12 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 5:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Arlington Heights IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Low around 46. Southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 39. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 61. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Low around 46. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 39. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 61. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Arlington Heights IL
 42.09°N 87.98°W
5:16 pm CDT May 3, 2016
6pm CDT May 3, 2016-6pm CDT May 10, 2016
 
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