Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Current conditions at

Joliet Regional Airport (KJOT)

Lat: 41.52°NLon: 88.18°WElev: 572ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 29 Jun 12:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Joliet IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Joliet IL
 41.52°N 88.08°W
12:18 pm CDT Jun 29, 2016
1pm CDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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