Flood Advisory in effect June 22, 09:21 AM CDT until June 22, 12:15 PM CDT
Flash Flood Watch until June 22, 03:00 PM CDT
Beach Hazards Statement until June 23, 04:00 AM CDT
Water vapor imagery indicates an upper low, which has been sucking up moisture from the southeast for the past 18 hours or more, is positioned over St. Louis, Missouri. Significant precipitation is expected to end by about 1:00 p.m. Friday. Sprinkles and very light rain my continue Friday and end about 3:00 a.m. in Arlington Heights and the northwest suburbs. Rain that began about 1:10 a.m. Thursday in Arlington Heights dropped about 1.5 inch of rain by 1:10 p.m. By 10:20 am. Friday additional rain brought the system’s total rainfall in Arlington Heights to 3.2 inches. The heavy rain period began about 5:00 am. and lasted until about 9:00 a.m.
Weather Radar (also nexrad.chgowx.com) shows precipitation moving southeast to northwest and diminishing at 11:45 a.m. Rain is leaving the northwest suburbs, and no existing rain is headed for the area. Conditions do not appear to be likely to bring development of new precipitation in the northwest suburbs for the next couple of hours.
Moderate rain will continue north of I-80 through the a.m. & with the saturated ground conditions will lead to localized flooding, especially in urban locations, especially along the I-80 and I-290 corridors. Allow extra travel time and adequate safe following distance. #ILwx pic.twitter.com/0Rpw8DLlpz
— NWS Chicago (@NWSChicago) June 22, 2018
— NWS Chicago (@NWSChicago) June 22, 2018
Summer Soaker ends the week with a bang across the South; the first weekend of summer looks to be a washout in the Northeast, and the Plains face more storm threats. Get your #BigPicture now on #AMHQ. pic.twitter.com/bAdaslimXx
— AMHQ (@AMHQ) June 22, 2018
SPC Jun 22, 2018 1300 UTC Day 1 Convective Outlook: SPC 1300Z Day 1 Outlook Day 1 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0756 AM CDT Fri Jun 22 2018 Valid 221300Z – 231200Z …THERE IS AN ENHANCED RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS FROM… https://t.co/XMsgLe4JIH pic.twitter.com/u6OyRVL30s
— Cardinal Weather (@CardinalWeather) June 22, 2018
O’HARE FORECAST …
Today: Showers, mainly before 2pm. High near 67. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers before 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 60. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
LAKE TEMPS …
SOUTHERN LAKE MICHIGAN WATER TEMPERATURES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
911 AM CDT Fri Jun 22 2018
LAKE MICHIGAN WATER TEMPERATURES…
MICHIGAN CITY BUOY……….61.
SOUTH MID LAKE BUOY……….63.
NORTH MID LAKE BUOY……….45.
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