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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lewis University Airport (KLOT)

Lat: 41.6°NLon: 88.1°WElev: 669ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 17 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 23 Mar 1:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago/Romeoville, Lewis University Airport IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of sprinkles with a slight chance of showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 51 by 5am. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 52. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Intermittent showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Intermittent
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Intermittent showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Intermittent
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Intermittent showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Intermittent
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A chance of sprinkles with a slight chance of showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 51 by 5am. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 52. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Intermittent showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Intermittent showers. Cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Intermittent showers. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago/Romeoville, Lewis University Airport IL
 41.61°N 88.1°W
12:17 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
1pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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