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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Light Drizzle

43°F

6°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 16 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 30 Apr 2:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Schaumburg 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

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely, mainly before 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 55. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 48. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 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 55. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely, mainly before 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 55. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 48. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. 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 52. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 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 55. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Schaumburg IL
 42.03°N 88.08°W
2:18 am CDT Apr 30, 2017
3am CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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