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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joliet Regional Airport (KJOT)

Lat: 41.52°NLon: 88.18°WElev: 572ft.

Partly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed W 12 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 20 Jul 2:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Shorewood IL

Flash Flood Watch July 21, 04:00pm until July 22, 09:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Heat index values as high as 97. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Heat index values as high as 97. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Shorewood IL
 41.53°N 88.17°W
1:18 pm CDT Jul 20, 2017
2pm CDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 26, 2017
 
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