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Heavy Rain and a Few Severe Thunderstorms Across Nation's Mid-Section Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple rounds of thunderstorms across parts of the Missouri River Valley into the Mid-Mississippi and the Tennessee River Valleys through Wednesday night. Local flooding from the heavy rains can be expected in some areas, so Flash Flood Watches are in effect. In addition, some of the stronger storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Mostly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed N 10 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mettawa IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Mettawa IL
 42.24°N 87.91°W
11:17 am CDT Jul 1, 2015
1pm CDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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