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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lewis University Airport (KLOT)

Lat: 41.6°NLon: 88.1°WElev: 669ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed SW 18 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 24 Mar 2:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mokena IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Low around 52. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 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: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers likely.  High near 61. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. East southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely before 8pm, then a chance of rain after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Low around 52. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers likely. High near 61. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 51. East southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely before 8pm, then a chance of rain after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
A chance of rain, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Mokena IL
 41.54°N 87.88°W
2:20 pm CDT Mar 24, 2017
3pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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