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A stormy Friday expected for parts of the central and southern U.S.

Heavy rain, flash flooding and thunderstorms are expected on Friday, from the Southern Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Some of the storms may become severe in the afternoon and evening, especially in the ArkLaTex region and parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Primary hazards will be isolated damaging winds gusts and hail. The Central High Plains and the Carolinas could also see strong storms.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Jul 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Arlington Heights IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    Haze

    Haze

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Haze

    Haze

    Low: 59 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Arlington Heights IL
 42.09°N 87.98°W
12:19 pm CDT Jul 3, 2015
1pm CDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 9, 2015
 
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