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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 21 Aug 8:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Beach Park IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. 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.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 1pm.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 78. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 70. 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.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 1pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 78. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Beach Park IL
 42.43°N 87.87°W
8:19 pm CDT Aug 21, 2017
9pm CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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