Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lansing Municipal Airport (KIGQ)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 87.53°WElev: 607ft.

Partly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SE 17 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 16 Apr 2:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Matteson IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Low around 64. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Low around 64. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Areas of frost after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Matteson IL
 41.51°N 87.73°W
2:27 pm CDT Apr 16, 2024
2pm CDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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