Severe Thunderstorms Likely in Texas Today; Potential Widespread Flooding For South-Central U.S. This Week

Severe thunderstorms are likely today in the southern Plains from northwest Texas and the Texas Panhandle into parts of western Oklahoma. These storms will produce very large hail and a few tornadoes. Also, a potential widespread flood event is appearing more likely across the southern Plains into the Arklatex this week, especially in Texas, from repeated rounds of thunderstorms and heavy rain. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport (KDPA)

Lat: 41.9°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 758ft.

Partly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.1 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Winfield IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Periods of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  High near 68. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Low around 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Periods of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. High near 68. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Low around 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Winfield IL
 41.85°N 88.18°W
11:15 am CDT May 17, 2021
12pm CDT May 17, 2021-6pm CDT May 23, 2021
 
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