A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System with Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A large storm system will slowly track from the south-central U.S. into the East the rest of the week with strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding. Today's threat for severe storms is across Texas toward the Arklatex and heavy rain with flooding from the south-central Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also, critical fire weather threats are present again in New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Greater Kankakee Airport (KIKK)

Lat: 41.07°NLon: 87.85°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed E 14 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 4:57 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kankakee IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  High near 76. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  High near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 55. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. High near 76. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Scattered showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. High near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 55. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Kankakee IL
 41.12°N 87.85°W
4:15 pm CDT May 24, 2022
5pm CDT May 24, 2022-6pm CDT May 31, 2022
 
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