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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Light Rain

62°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.47 in (997.6 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Apr 9:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Highland Park IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Occasional rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then rain likely.  Low around 49. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Occasional rain, mainly before 1pm.  Temperature falling to around 46 by 10am. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 47.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Occasional rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then rain likely. Low around 49. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Occasional rain, mainly before 1pm. Temperature falling to around 46 by 10am. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the morning.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Highland Park IL
 42.19°N 87.8°W
10:18 pm CDT Apr 26, 2017
10pm CDT Apr 26, 2017-6pm CDT May 3, 2017
 
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