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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

A Few Clouds

74°F

23°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 2:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Palatine IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Palatine IL
 42.13°N 88.01°W
3:17 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
3am CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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