Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joliet Regional Airport (KJOT)

Lat: 41.52°NLon: 88.18°WElev: 572ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 8:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilmington IL

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Wilmington IL
 41.31°N 88.15°W
8:16 am CDT Aug 19, 2018
9am CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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