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Severe Thunderstorm Threats and Areas of Heavy Rain This Week

A weather system producing areas of heavy rain will slowly move northeast along the east coast into mid-week. Meanwhile, a new weather system may produce severe thunderstorms potentially containing large hail, damaging winds, and isolated tornadoes in the Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain and flash flooding may also develop Wednesday for the Mississippi Valley and Upper Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 29.56 in (1000.8 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Apr 4:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo Grove IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 74. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am, then showers likely after 1am.  Low around 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 74. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am, then showers likely after 1am. Low around 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo Grove IL
 42.17°N 87.95°W
4:18 pm CDT Apr 25, 2017
5pm CDT Apr 25, 2017-6pm CDT May 2, 2017
 
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