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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 2:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Highland Park IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Highland Park IL
 42.19°N 87.8°W
2:18 am CDT Aug 19, 2017
3am CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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