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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lansing Municipal Airport (KIGQ)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 87.53°WElev: 607ft.

Fog/Mist

45°F

7°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 9 G 13 mph
Barometer 29.48 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 24 Feb 7:15 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Heights IL

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 2am and 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Rain Likely

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 61. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 2am and 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Monday Night
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Heights IL
 41.51°N 87.64°W
6:18 am CST Feb 24, 2017
7am CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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