Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

A Few Clouds

60°F

16°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 8:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Evanston IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Evanston IL
 42.03°N 87.69°W
8:16 am CDT Sep 26, 2016
9am CDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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