Severe Weather and Heavy Rain for the Southern U.S.

A potent storm system will roll across the Southern tier of the U.S. over the next two days. As a result, severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging winds and a few tornadoes are possible from the southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley into the South and Southeast. Also, heavy rain from these thunderstorms may cause some flood concerns, especially in the Lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Greater Kankakee Airport (KIKK)

Lat: 41.07°NLon: 87.85°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 23 Apr 12:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kankakee IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy frost after 2am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Frost

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Patchy frost before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Patchy Frost
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain, mainly after 1am.  Low around 44. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy frost after 2am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Patchy frost before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Rain, mainly after 1am. Low around 44. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Kankakee IL
 41.12°N 87.85°W
12:15 am CDT Apr 23, 2021
12am CDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 28, 2021
 
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