Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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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

84°F

29°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 25 May 2:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Northbrook IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Northbrook IL
 42.13°N 87.83°W
2:19 pm CDT May 25, 2016
3pm CDT May 25, 2016-6pm CDT May 31, 2016
 
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