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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Partly Cloudy

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.48 in (1033.9 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 9 Dec 11:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Gurnee IL

Winter Storm Watch December 10, 06:00pm until December 12, 03:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 22 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Temperature rising to around 27 by 5am. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 31. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow, mainly before midnight.  Low around 24. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 4 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 22. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. Temperature rising to around 27 by 5am. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. High near 31. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow, mainly before midnight. Low around 24. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 10.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 6.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.
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Point Forecast:
Gurnee IL
 42.37°N 87.93°W
11:17 pm CST Dec 9, 2016
12am CST Dec 10, 2016-6pm CST Dec 15, 2016
 
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