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Severe thunderstorms possible from the central Plains to the upper Midwest

Severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, heavy rainfall, and a few isolated tornadoes will be possible this afternoon into tonight from the central Plains to the upper Midwest. The threat is expected to shift east into the Great Lakes region by Friday. In addition, heavy rainfall could cause localized flooding concerns. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Light Rain

75°F

24°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jun 9:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Plaines IL

Flash Flood Watch until June 29, 06:00am
Tornado Watch until June 29, 12:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
Tornado Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until June 29, 06:00am
    Tornado Watch until June 29, 12:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Low around 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Breezy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Low around 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Independence Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Des Plaines IL
 42.02°N 87.9°W
9:16 pm CDT Jun 28, 2017
9pm CDT Jun 28, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2017
 
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