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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albertus Airport (KFEP)

Lat: 42.25°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 837ft.

Fog/Mist

62°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 21 Aug 5:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lena IL

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9am and 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 76. Northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9am and 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 76. Northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Lena IL
 42.37°N 89.82°W (Elev. 942 ft)
4:45 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
5am CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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