Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fog/Mist

65°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 26 May 4:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mettawa IL

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10am and 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10am and 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Mettawa IL
 42.24°N 87.91°W
5:18 am CDT May 26, 2016
5am CDT May 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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