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Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Possible

Severe weather will be possible through Monday across the northern and central Plains. Large hail, damaging winds and heavy rain are the main threats. An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the southern Plains, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 3 to 4 inches of rainfall possible by Tuesday afternoon.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lewis University Airport (KLOT)

Lat: 41.6°NLon: 88.1°WElev: 669ft.

Fair with Haze

73°F

23°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 8:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Plainfield IL

  • Today

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Low around 68. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Plainfield IL
 41.62°N 88.19°W
8:16 am CDT Jul 6, 2015
9am CDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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