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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lansing Municipal Airport (KIGQ)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 87.53°WElev: 607ft.

Mostly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 20 Jul 4:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Beecher IL

Flash Flood Watch July 21, 04:00pm until July 22, 09:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 100. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. North wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 100. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. North wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Beecher IL
 41.33°N 87.63°W
4:16 pm CDT Jul 20, 2017
4pm CDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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