Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Greater Kankakee Airport (KIKK)

Lat: 41.07°NLon: 87.85°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 7:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Rensselaer IN

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Monday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Rensselaer IN
 40.94°N 87.19°W
7:16 am CDT Sep 20, 2018
7am CDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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