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 / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 11:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cary IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Periods of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  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: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  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: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Periods of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. 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
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A slight 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 85.
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Point Forecast:
Cary IL
 42.21°N 88.24°W
12:15 pm CDT May 17, 2021
12pm CDT May 17, 2021-6pm CDT May 23, 2021
 
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