Multi-Day and Region Severe Weather Event

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Illinois Valley Regional Airport (KVYS)

Lat: 41.35°NLon: 89.15°WElev: 650ft.

Light Drizzle

49°F

9°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.60 in
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 18 Apr 5:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ottawa IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers.  High near 53. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers. High near 53. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Ottawa IL
 41.35°N 88.85°W
5:15 am CDT Apr 18, 2019
6am CDT Apr 18, 2019-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2019
 
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