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Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Fog

38°F

3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1008.6 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 22 Jan 2:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Waukegan IL

Dense Fog Advisory until January 22, 06:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until January 22, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Mon

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Widespread dense fog. Steady temperature around 44. East northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Dense Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Areas of dense fog before noon. High near 52. East northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas
    Dense Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain before 4am, then snow, possibly mixed with rain. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 30. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy
    then Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Widespread dense fog. Steady temperature around 44. East northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Areas of dense fog before noon. High near 52. East northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain before 4am, then snow, possibly mixed with rain. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 30. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Waukegan IL
 42.37°N 87.85°W
3:18 am CST Jan 22, 2018
3am CST Jan 22, 2018-6pm CST Jan 28, 2018
 
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