Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Thunderstorm Threats From The Mid South To The Great Lakes Today And Tonight

A slow moving low pressure system and cold front will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and isolated tornadoes from portions of the Mid South to the Midwest and Great Lakes today and tonight. Heavy rainfall could also lead to flooding concerns. The severe weather threat will shift to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport (KDPA)

Lat: 41.9°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 758ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 25 Sep 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wasco IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Low around 47. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Low around 47. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Wasco IL
 41.93°N 88.43°W
12:17 pm CDT Sep 25, 2018
12pm CDT Sep 25, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 1, 2018
 
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