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Severe Thunderstorm Threats and Areas of Heavy Rain This Week

A weather system producing areas of heavy rain will slowly move northeast along the east coast into mid-week. Meanwhile, a new weather system may produce severe thunderstorms potentially containing large hail, damaging winds, and isolated tornadoes in the Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain and flash flooding may also develop Wednesday for the Mississippi Valley and Upper Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Greater Kankakee Airport (KIKK)

Lat: 41.07°NLon: 87.85°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed SE 15 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.56 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 25 Apr 4:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Herscher IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 50. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 50. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Breezy.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Herscher IL
 41.04°N 88.08°W
4:18 pm CDT Apr 25, 2017
5pm CDT Apr 25, 2017-6pm CDT May 2, 2017
 
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