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Heavy snow and hazardous travel for portions of the Great Lakes, Northeast, and New England

Heavy snow, bitterly cold temperatures, and treacherous travel will be likely from the Great Lakes to the Northeast, and into New England over the next couple of days. Heavy Lake Effect snow of one to two feet will impact areas downwind of Lake Eerie and Ontario. Widespread snowfall of 6 to 12 inches will also impact much of northern New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Greater Kankakee Airport (KIKK)

Lat: 41.07°NLon: 87.85°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed N 17 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 8°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill9°F (-13°C)
Last update 12 Dec 11:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Kankakee IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Kankakee IL
 41.12°N 87.88°W
11:18 am CST Dec 12, 2017
12pm CST Dec 12, 2017-6pm CST Dec 18, 2017
 
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