Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Aurora Municipal Airport (KARR)

Lat: 41.77°NLon: 88.48°WElev: 696ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

72°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed W 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 12:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Sandwich IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 3am.  Low around 71. East northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 58.

    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 3am. Low around 71. East northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Sandwich IL
 41.7°N 88.65°W
1:16 am CDT Jul 6, 2022
1am CDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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