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Heavy Rain and Flood Threat Continues; Wintry Mix Extends from the Plains to the Northeast; and Snow in the West

Additional rainfall from the Southern Plains to the Ohio Valley will enhance the threat for additional flash flooding and main stem river flooding. Areas of accumulating snow and ice are expected across portions of the Central Plains to the Northeast. The Western U.S. will mainly be cold with the threat for heavy snow across parts of northern California, the Great Basin and the central Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 30.56 in (1035.8 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 22 Feb 4:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Wilmette IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. East northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain, mainly before midnight.  Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 45.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. East northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Rain, mainly before midnight. Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Wilmette IL
 42.08°N 87.72°W
4:19 am CST Feb 22, 2018
5am CST Feb 22, 2018-6pm CST Feb 28, 2018
 
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