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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

38°F

3°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.53 in (1000.4 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 24 Feb 4:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Barrington ILSimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 37. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of showers after 3pm.  Areas of fog. High near 41. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers, snow showers, and sleet before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers, freezing rain, and sleet between 11pm and midnight, then snow showers likely after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then Snow
    Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 37. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of showers after 3pm. Areas of fog. High near 41. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers, snow showers, and sleet before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers, freezing rain, and sleet between 11pm and midnight, then snow showers likely after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Barrington ILSimilar City Names
 42.16°N 88.13°W
5:18 am CST Feb 24, 2017
5am CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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