Heavy Rain and Possible Flash Flooding in the Northeast and Northern Mid-Atlantic

A strong cold front will push through the Eastern U.S. today with strong thunderstorms, heavy rain and possible flooding. The main zone for these hazards will be from portions of the Mid-Atlantic into parts of the Northeast, as a tremendous amount of moisture interacts with the cold front. This includes a portion of the I-95 corridor from Baltimore to Philadelphia and New York City. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Greater Kankakee Airport (KIKK)

Lat: 41.07°NLon: 87.85°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed NW 12 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 9:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Watseka IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 47. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of showers after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 50. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 47. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of showers after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 50. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Watseka IL
 40.79°N 87.72°W
9:23 am CDT Sep 23, 2021
9am CDT Sep 23, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 29, 2021
 
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