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Albertus Airport – Current Conditions
  • Overcast and 42 F at Albertus Airport, IL
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    Winds are North at 15.0 MPH (13 KT). The humidity is 82%. The wind chill is 34. Last Updated on May 20 2019, 7:55 am CDT. Read more »

Latest Warnings

Stephenson County
Carroll County
  • Flood Warning issued May 19 at 9:20PM CDT until further notice by NWS
    River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. ...Flood Warning now in effect until further notice... The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Fulton LD13. * Until further notice. Read more »
Winnebago County
Cook County
Jo Daviess County
  • Flood Warning issued May 19 at 9:20PM CDT until further notice by NWS
    River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. ...Flood Warning remains in effect until further notice... The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Dubuque. * Until further notice. Read more »
McHenry County
Ogle County 

Regional Airports

Chicago Midway
Greater Rockford
  • Overcast and 45 F at Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport, IL
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    Winds are from the Northwest at 17.3 gusting to 23.0 MPH (15 gusting to 20 KT). The pressure is 1017.6 mb and the humidity is 74%. The wind chill is 38. Last Updated on May 20 2019, 7:54 am CDT. Read more »
Chicago-O’Hare
  • Overcast and 47 F at Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL
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    Winds are from the Northwest at 16.1 gusting to 20.7 MPH (14 gusting to 18 KT). The pressure is 1015.4 mb and the humidity is 71%. The wind chill is 41. Last Updated on May 20 2019, 7:51 am CDT. Read more »
De Kalb Taylor
  • Overcast and 44 F at De Kalb Taylor Municipal Airport, IL
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    Winds are from the Northwest at 15.0 gusting to 19.6 MPH (13 gusting to 17 KT). The humidity is 81%. The wind chill is 37. Last Updated on May 20 2019, 7:55 am CDT. Read more »

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Freeport, Illinois Forecast
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Active weather continues through much of the week. Rain to spread into the area late tonight and into Tues and then another round expected Tues afternoon/evening. Some of those storms, could be severe, which would bring locally higher rain amounts than what is listed here. ... See MoreSee Less

Active weather continues through much of the week.  Rain to spread into the area late tonight and into Tues and then another round expected Tues afternoon/evening.  Some of those storms, could be severe, which would bring locally higher rain amounts than what is listed here.

Today will be quiet and cool but the weather will quickly turn active on Tuesday. Several rounds of showers and storms are possible on Tuesday with the risk of severe thunderstorms between 5 and 10 PM. Heavy rain falling on saturated ground will also lead to the risk of flash flooding. ... See MoreSee Less

Today will be quiet and cool but the weather will quickly turn active on Tuesday. Several rounds of showers and storms are possible on Tuesday with the risk of severe thunderstorms between 5 and 10 PM. Heavy rain falling on saturated ground will also lead to the risk of flash flooding.

Showers and storms will move into northern and central Illinois by early afternoon. Locally heavy rainfall, wind gusts to 50 MPH, lightning and pea sized hail remain possible with storms! #ilwx ... See MoreSee Less

Showers and storms will move into northern and central Illinois by early afternoon. Locally heavy rainfall, wind gusts to 50 MPH, lightning and pea sized hail remain possible with storms! #ilwx

Showers and storms will continue moving northeast across the area through late morning. Expect wind gusts to 30 MPH, lightning and locally heavy rainfall as the primary threats. Rainfall amounts of one half to one inch will be common! #iawx #ilwx #mowx ... See MoreSee Less

Showers and storms will continue moving northeast across the area through late morning. Expect wind gusts to 30 MPH, lightning and locally heavy rainfall as the primary threats. Rainfall amounts of one half to one inch will be common! #iawx #ilwx #mowx
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Around Town In Freeport, Illinois On A Snowy January 19 Morning
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