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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/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Light Rain

37°F

3°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 12 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1007.5 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 23 Feb 9:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Gurnee IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog after 3am. Low around 37. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers after 3pm.  Areas of fog before 3pm. High near 37. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. 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
    Areas Fog

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

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

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog after 3am. Low around 37. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers after 3pm. Areas of fog before 3pm. High near 37. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Gurnee IL
 42.37°N 87.93°W
9:17 pm CST Feb 23, 2017
10pm CST Feb 23, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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