Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lansing Municipal Airport (KIGQ)

Lat: 41.54° N Lon: 87.53° W Elev: 607 ft.




Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 2:55 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Lake County

Rest Of Tonight
Partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the mid 80s inland... But only in the upper 70s near the lake. Northeast winds around 5 mph in the morning becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Monday Night
Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Cloudy with showers likely in the morning, then partly sunny with chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows in the upper 50s.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s inland...but only in the lower 70s near the lake.
Wednesday Night Through Saturday
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s.

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847 PM CDT Sat Aug 18 2018

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