Heavy rain threat continues through Saturday from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the Southwest and Rockies.

Widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue over much of the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and the Ohio valley through the weekend. The central Appalachians and the lower Great Lakes/Ohio valley will likely have the higher rainfall amounts. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible this weekend as well from the desert southwest/southern Rockies northward to the northern Rockies and High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Oct 1:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Zurich IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. North northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 63. North northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Zurich IL
 42.2°N 88.09°W
2:18 am CDT Oct 1, 2016
2am CDT Oct 1, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 7, 2016
 
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