Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lewis University Airport (KLOT)

Lat: 41.6°NLon: 88.1°WElev: 669ft.

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed E 13 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 30 Apr 8:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Plainfield IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers, mainly after 10am.  High near 51. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 2am.  Low around 45. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Chance Rain

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, mainly after 10am. High near 51. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before 2am. Low around 45. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A chance of rain, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Plainfield IL
 41.62°N 88.19°W
8:16 am CDT Apr 30, 2016
9am CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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