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Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Oct 6:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Plaines IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers after 1pm.  High near 69. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers after 1pm. High near 69. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Des Plaines IL
 42.02°N 87.9°W
6:34 pm CDT Oct 20, 2017
7pm CDT Oct 20, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2017
 
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