Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport (KDPA)

Lat: 41.9° N Lon: 88.25° W Elev: 758 ft.

Fog/Mist

66°F

19°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 2:52 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Kane County

Today
Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms during the predawn hours, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. Near record breaking heat likely. Highs in the upper 80s. Highest heat index readings 95 to 100 in the afternoon. East winds 5 to 10 mph during the predawn hours becoming south and increasing to 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Tonight
Mostly clear in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Breezy. Lows around 70. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Then temperatures falling into the mid 60s by evening. West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the mid 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
Sunday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Sunday Night And Monday
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Monday Night And Tuesday
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows around 50.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s.



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245 AM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018
 
 

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