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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

A Few Clouds

81°F

27°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 29 May 6:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilmette IL

  • Tonight

    Cloudy

    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Cloudy

    Cloudy

    High: 62 °FFalling Temperatures

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 45 by 3pm. Calm wind. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Calm wind. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Calm wind. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Wilmette IL
 0°N 0°W
6:25 pm CDT May 29, 2015
8pm CDT May 29, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 5, 2015
 
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