Severe Storms in the Plains; Heavy Rain Potential in the Plains and Southeast

An approaching cold front will produce severe storms, including a few possible tornadoes and flash flooding across the Plains today. A stationary front along the Southeast coast and Florida continues the threat for heavy rainfall and widespread potential for flooding. The heat continues across much of the Southwest, and is building across the Southern Plains once again. 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 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 5:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Dundee IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 2pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am.  High near 85. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 2pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. High near 85. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Dundee IL
 42.12°N 88.33°W
6:16 am CDT Aug 17, 2019
6am CDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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