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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joliet Regional Airport (KJOT)

Lat: 41.52°NLon: 88.18°WElev: 572ft.

Drizzle

49°F

9°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 30 Apr 12:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ingalls Park IL

Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Mon

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. East southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 50. East southeast wind around 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 60. East southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 50. East southeast wind around 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Ingalls Park IL
 41.5°N 88.02°W
9:30 am CDT Apr 30, 2017
12pm CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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