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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43° N Lon: 87.86° W Elev: 709 ft.

Overcast

41°F

5°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1021.7 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 23 Mar 4:55 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Lake County

Tonight
Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers in the evening. Turning warmer. Lows in the mid 40s. Then temperatures becoming steady or slowly rising. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Unseasonably warm. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Patchy dense fog. Lows in the lower 40s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph in the evening shifting to the northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Saturday
Showers. Patchy dense fog. Highs around 50 inland... But only in the mid 40s near the lake. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Saturday Night
Cloudy. Showers likely in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Patchy dense fog. Lows in the mid 40s. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Sunday
Cloudy. Patchy dense fog in the morning. Chance of light rain in the morning, then a chance of light rain and drizzle in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s inland...but only in the upper 40s near the lake. Chance of measurable precipitation 50 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain. Lows in the lower 40s.
Monday
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the mid 50s.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s.
Tuesday Through Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. Lows in the upper 30s.
Thursday
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the mid 50s.



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319 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017
 
 

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