Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms Expected in the Midwest

Showers and scattered thunderstorms are expected in the Central U.S., from Oklahoma up to the northern Great Lakes. The potential exists for 1 to 2 inches of rainfall, with the greatest amounts likely across northern Oklahoma and eastern Kansas. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe, with hail and damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.3 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Aug 3:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Libertyville IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 81. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Libertyville IL
 42.28°N 87.97°W
2:16 pm CDT Aug 26, 2016
4pm CDT Aug 26, 2016-6pm CDT Sep 2, 2016
 
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