Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.; A Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

Multiple rounds of widespread heavy rain, localized flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms are possible from the central Plains into the Great Lakes today, Friday and Saturday. A dangerous heatwave with record breaking and triple digit temperatures is expected this weekend into next week over the Northwest U.S. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings have been issued. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

74°F

23°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Jun 1:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Villa IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 80. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 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

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 10pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 80. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 80. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 10pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 80. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Villa IL
 42.42°N 88.08°W
2:15 pm CDT Jun 24, 2021
2pm CDT Jun 24, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 30, 2021
 
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