Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joliet Regional Airport (KJOT)

Lat: 41.52°NLon: 88.18°WElev: 572ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 4:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Shorewood IL

  • Today

    Today: Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  High near 80. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    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

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. High near 80. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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 77.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Shorewood IL
 41.53°N 88.17°W
4:16 am CDT Aug 20, 2018
4am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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