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A storm will move from the western U.S. into the Wasatch and northern Rockies. Heavy snow, gusty winds and difficult travel conditions are likely. The storm will move into the Northern Plains toward the end of the week, with possible blizzard conditions. Elsewhere, heavy rain is possible along the central Gulf Coast and Florida while record warmth spreads into the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joliet Regional Airport (KJOT)

Lat: 41.52°NLon: 88.18°WElev: 572ft.

Fog

53°F

12°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 22 Feb 9:15 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Preston Heights IL

Dense Fog Advisory until February 22, 12:00pm
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until February 22, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Wed

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy. Snow
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Preston Heights IL
 41.46°N 88.06°W
8:17 am CST Feb 22, 2017
9am CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Feb 28, 2017
 
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