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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.23 in (1023.3 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 8:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Crystal Lake IL

  • Today

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 80. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 56. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Crystal Lake IL
 42.23°N 88.33°W
9:16 am CDT May 28, 2015
7am CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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