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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 5:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo Grove IL

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 1pm.  High near 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 1pm. High near 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo Grove IL
 42.15°N 87.95°W
6:18 am CDT Oct 21, 2017
6am CDT Oct 21, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2017
 
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