Significant Weather Hazards from Storms on the West coast and in the Mississippi Valley

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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

10°C

50°F

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NE 28 G 41 km/h
Barometer 1011.5 mb (29.86 in)
Dewpoint 8°C (46°F)
Visibility 10 km
Wind Chill7°C (44°F)
Last update 24 Oct 2:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Itasca IL

Flash Flood Watch October 24, 04:00pm until October 25, 03:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain.  High near 10. East northeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Rain

    High: 10 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 9. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 30 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 3 and 4 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, mainly before 2pm.  High near 9. Breezy, with a north wind 30 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 9 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. North wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 14.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. High near 10. East northeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 9. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 30 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 3 and 4 cm possible.
Monday
Showers, mainly before 2pm. High near 9. Breezy, with a north wind 30 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. North wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 14.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
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Point Forecast:
Itasca IL
 41.98°N 88.02°W
2:16 pm CDT Oct 24, 2021
2pm CDT Oct 24, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 30, 2021
 
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