Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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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

44°F

7°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 3:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Mundelein IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 69. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 53.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 65.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 69. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Mundelein IL
 42.26°N 88°W
4:16 am CDT May 6, 2016
4am CDT May 6, 2016-6pm CDT May 12, 2016
 
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