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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Overcast

45°F

7°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1005.4 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 27 Apr 3:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Arlington Heights IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered sprinkles.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Scattered
    Sprinkles

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered sprinkles before 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Scattered
    Sprinkles

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Rain Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely before 7pm, then a chance of showers after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 48. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered sprinkles. Cloudy, with a high near 47. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Scattered sprinkles before 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain likely before 7pm, then a chance of showers after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 48. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Arlington Heights IL
 42.09°N 87.98°W
3:18 pm CDT Apr 27, 2017
4pm CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 4, 2017
 
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