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Severe weather threat shifts east into Mississippi Valley on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is from central Missouri through Arkansas into eastern Texas and Louisiana. In this area, damaging winds, very large hail and isolated tornadoes are all possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Greater Kankakee Airport (KIKK)

Lat: 41.07°NLon: 87.85°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain

49°F

9°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed E 17 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 29 Mar 8:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Rensselaer IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 10am and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 59. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am.  Low around 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 10am and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 59. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am. Low around 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 50. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
A chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A chance of rain, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Rensselaer IN
 40.94°N 87.19°W
8:17 pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
8pm CDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 5, 2017
 
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