Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across the Ozarks and Lower Ohio Valley

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging wind gusts, large hail, and a few tornadoes, are likely to develop this afternoon from parts of the lower Ohio Valley into the southern Plains. An Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) outlook has been issued. Further north, widespread rain showers are expected across portions of the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Greater Kankakee Airport (KIKK)

Lat: 41.07°NLon: 87.85°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed E 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Apr 3:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Herscher IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 1am.  Low around 42. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 52. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Areas of frost after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 57.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Areas of frost after 1am.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 37.

    Clear then
    Areas Frost

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 1am. Low around 42. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 52. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Areas of frost after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Areas of frost after 1am. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 37.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Showers likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Herscher IL
 41.04°N 88.08°W
2:42 pm CDT Apr 18, 2024
3pm CDT Apr 18, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2024
 
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