Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains and Upper Midwest on Tuesday. In addition, locally heavy rainfall and flooding could pose a concern for low lying, urban, 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.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 May 7:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Zurich IL

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 59. West southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 59. West southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Zurich IL
 42.2°N 88.09°W
7:16 am CDT May 31, 2016
8am CDT May 31, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 6, 2016
 
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