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Deep Cold Trough Meets Gulf Moisture with Significant Impacts Across the Western and Central U.S.

A deep trough and associated cold front is bringing much below normal temperatures in the west, with low elevation snows. Strong winds and widespread snow, will impact the Great Basin, western mountains, and the Plains. The slowing front, will bring prolonged waves of heavy rain across the Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes. Significant icing forecast north of the heavy rain. Big warm up east. Read More >

Current conditions at

Greater Kankakee Airport (KIKK)

Lat: 41.07°NLon: 87.85°WElev: 617ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain

58°F

14°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 8:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Kankakee IL

Flood Warning February 20, 02:10pm until further notice
Flood Watch until February 21, 06:00am
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Flood Warning until further notice
Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 21, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Temperature rising to around 61 by 3am. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 63. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain before 3am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 3am and 4am, then freezing rain likely after 4am.  Low around 30. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 47.

    Rain Likely
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Temperature rising to around 61 by 3am. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 63. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain before 3am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 3am and 4am, then freezing rain likely after 4am. Low around 30. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Rain likely before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 47.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow between 1am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Saturday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Kankakee IL
 41.12°N 87.88°W
7:17 pm CST Feb 19, 2018
8pm CST Feb 19, 2018-6pm CST Feb 26, 2018
 
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