Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Illinois Valley Regional Airport (KVYS)

Lat: 41.35°NLon: 89.15°WElev: 650ft.

Partly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 25 Sep 2:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ottawa IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Ottawa IL
 41.35°N 88.85°W
12:16 pm CDT Sep 25, 2016
2pm CDT Sep 25, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 1, 2016
 
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