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Wintery Weather Stretching from the West Coast to the Great Lakes

Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport (KDPA)

Lat: 41.9°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 758ft.

A Few Clouds

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 15 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 7 Dec 3:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Elgin IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Periods of flurries, mainly between 9am and 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Breezy.
    Scattered
    Flurries then
    Flurries

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 17. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 23 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 30.

    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Periods of flurries, mainly between 9am and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 17. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Snow likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Snow. Low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A chance of snow, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 30.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
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Point Forecast:
Elgin IL
 42.03°N 88.28°W
2:18 pm CST Dec 7, 2016
4pm CST Dec 7, 2016-6pm CST Dec 14, 2016
 
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