Mississippi Valley Summer Heat Wave; Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Possible to the North

A dangerous summer heat wave will continue much of the Plains, Mid/Lower Mississippi Valley, Southeast U.S. today and Thursday. Areas of severe thunderstorms may occur today and again on Thursday from parts of the northern/central Rockies and High Plains into the Ohio Valley and Carolinas. Excessive rainfall over similar areas may bring flash flooding today and Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albertus Airport (KFEP)

Lat: 42.25°NLon: 89.58°WElev: 837ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 6 Jul 2:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Dakota IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Dakota IL
 42.42°N 89.55°W (Elev. 899 ft)
1:33 pm CDT Jul 6, 2022
2pm CDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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