Heavy Rain Expected In The Mid-Atlantic; Strong System Sweeps Into Plains

Locally heavy rainfall and a few severe thunderstorms are possible over the Mid-Atlantic into eastern North Carolina, as the remnants of Nestor move across the region today. Elsewhere, a very strong storm system will sweep into the Plains and severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds, heavy rain and a few tornadoes are expected from parts of Texas and Oklahoma into Arkansas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lewis University Airport (KLOT)

Lat: 41.6°NLon: 88.1°WElev: 669ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 20 Oct 8:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Downers Grove IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  High near 65. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. High near 65. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Downers Grove IL
 41.76°N 88.04°W
8:15 am CDT Oct 20, 2019
9am CDT Oct 20, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 26, 2019
 
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