Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Across Much of the Plains and Mississippi Valley; A Strong Pacific Storm Moves Across the West

Areas of severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall will continue from the Southern Plains into much of the Mississippi Valley into Sunday morning. The primary threats will be widespread damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes. On the West Coast, a Pacific storm will continue unsettled conditions and widespread precipitation, including heavy mountain snow, this weekend. 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.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 15 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.61 in (1002.3 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 May 9:52 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Kane County

Today
Windy. Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 20 to 30 mph in the morning becoming southwest in the afternoon. Gusts up to 40 mph in the morning increasing to 45 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Tonight
Windy. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 35 mph in the evening decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 60. East winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Wednesday
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers in the morning, then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 80.
Thursday Night And Friday
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s.



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357 AM CDT Sun May 19 2019
 
 

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